Eroses, Psyche, and Dionysos
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.4 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Eroses, Psyche, and Dionysos.

Sardonyx. Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.4 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 72—73, cat. 24.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia römische mythologie romaine διώνυσος dionysus dioniso dionysos ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo tormenting psyche in the presence of dionysos and psyche bacchus dionysus thyrsus thyrsos torch by engraver carver gem-cutter sostrates
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