Eros with a mask
Sardonyx. Alexandria, 1st century BCE.
1.1 × 1.2 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Eros with a mask.

Sardonyx. Alexandria, 1st century BCE.
1.1 × 1.2 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, Antichnye kamei, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 102—103, cat. 39.

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