Zeus
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 3rd century BCE.
Diameter 6.1 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. ГР-12679 / Ж.292.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Zeus.

Sardonyx. Alexandria. 3rd century BCE.
Diameter 6.1 cm.
Inv. No. ГР-12679 / Ж.292.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Entered the Hermitage from the collection of the Princess E. I. Golitsyna in 1850.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ζεύς δίας zeus sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo zeus oak wreath laurels cameo of the princess golitsyna collection inv no гр-12679 / ж.292
History of Ancient Rome