August, Livia and Nero
Sardonyx. Rome. 1st century.
Diameter 8.3 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

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, “Iskusstvo-SPB”, SPb, 1994. S. 112—113, cat. 44.
Keywords: sardonyx sardonica cameo cameos male female child portrait of the roman emperor August Livia and Nero Octavian Octavianus Augustus Ottaviano Augusto empress Livia Drusilla Julia Augusta g132 Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii radiate head laurel wreath corona di alloro laurels by engraver carver gem-cutter Scylax
History of Ancient Rome