The abduction of Ganymede
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
3.3 × 3.0 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

The abduction of Ganymede.

Sardonyx. Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
3.3 × 3.0 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 90—91, cat. 33.

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