August, Livia and Nero.

Sardonyx. Rome. 1st century.
Diameter 8.3 cm.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 1994 Photo, text: O. Neverov, “Antichnye kamei”, izd-vo “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 112—113, cat. 44.
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