Genius of horror. Detail of the Gonzaga Cameo
Sardonyx.
3rd century BCE.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Genius of horror. Detail of the Gonzaga Cameo.

Sardonyx.
3rd century BCE.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 28—31, cat. 3.
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