Tiberius
Layered carnelian.
14—37 CE.
Height 2.6 cm.
Boston, Museum of Fine ArtsInv. No. 98.757.Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Tiberius.

Layered carnelian.
14—37 CE.
Height 2.6 cm.
Inv. No. 98.757.

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Origin:
Until unknown date in the Ludovisi Collection;
by 1897: Count Michel Tyszkiewicz Collection;
1898: auction of the M. Tyszkiewicz Collection, Hotel des Commissaires-Priseurs, 9 rue Drouot, Paris, June 8—10, lot 276;
by 1898: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1898, for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641—98.940).
Credits:
© 2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the cameo.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique αυτοκρατορικό imperial imperiale kaiserliches impérial ρωμαίος αυτοκράτορας τιβέριος imperator tiberius roman emperor tiberius i imperatore romano tiberio römischer kaiser tiberius empereur romain tibère ιουλιο-κλαυδιανή δυναστεία iulio-claudia iulii-claudii julii-claudii the julio-claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia julisch-claudische dynastie famille julio-claudienne julio-claudiens roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine engraved gem engraved gems intaglios intaglio intagli gemme intaille απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain of a man male maschile uomo männliches mann masculin un homme carved anaglifico intagliato handgeschnitzt layered cornelian carnelian corniola monostrato laurel wreath corona di alloro from the ludovisi collection collezione ludovisi inv no 98 757 inv no 98.757
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