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

Genius of horror. Detail of the Gonzaga Cameo.

Sardonyx. 3rd century BCE.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

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

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History of Ancient Rome