Ptolemy II
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 3rd century BCE.
2.6 × 1.9 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Ptolemy II.

Sardonyx. Alexandria. 3rd century BCE.
2.6 × 1.9 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, “Antichnye kamei”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 34—35, cat. 5.
Keywords: sardonyx cameo cameos male portrait of king ruler Ptolemy II Philadelphus Philadelphos diadem Ptolemaios Ptolemaic
History of Ancient Rome