Athena.

Garnet in the gold ring. East Mediterranean. Late 4th — early 3rd centuries BCE.
3.2 × 2.4 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, “Antichnye kamei”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 26—27, cat. 2.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: cameo cameos garnet in the gold ring finger ring Athena Athene Minerva aegis auspices crest of helmet headpiece threefold triple plume embossing chasing engraving laureate wreath
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME