Cameo “Claudius and Messalina on a chariot”
Sardonyx. Rome, Mid-1st cent. CE.
Frame made by Josias Belle in 17th cent.
Paris, National Library, Cabinet des MédaillesInv. No. Camee. 276.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Cameo “Claudius and Messalina on a chariot”.

Sardonyx. Rome, Mid-1st cent. CE.
Frame made by Josias Belle in 17th cent.
Inv. No. Camee. 276.

Paris, National Library, Cabinet des Médailles

Origin:
From the collection of Louis XIV.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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