“Cameo of Tiberius” (so-called “Great Cameo of France”). The lower register.

Five-layered sardonyx. Ca. 23 CE.
Inv. No. Camee. 264.

Paris, National Library, Cabinet des Médailles

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© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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