Celebration of Bacchus
Two-layered onyx. 1st century.
4.1 × 3.0 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж. 150.Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Celebration of Bacchus.

Two-layered onyx. 1st century.
4.1 × 3.0 cm.
Inv. No. Ж. 150.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired in the late 18th century.
Credits:
(сс) 2012. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1988. Text: Neverov O. Ja. Antichnye kamei v sobranii Jermitazha. Katalog. Iskusstvo, Leningrad, 1988. S. 84—85, kat. no. 142.
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