Zeus
Sardonyx. 3rd century BCE.
Diameter 6.1 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж 292.

Zeus.

Sardonyx. 3rd century BCE.
Diameter 6.1 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 292.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Came to the Museum from the Princess E. I. Golitsyna collection in 1850.
Literature:
Stefani, Putevoditel, str. 74; OAK za 1881, str. 77, tabl. V; Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 95; Furtwängler, Die antiken Gemmen, III, S. 158, Abb. 112; G. Lippold, Gemmen und Kameen des Altertums und der Neuzeit, Stuttgart, 1922, Taf. III.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 76—77, pl. 5
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 inv no ж 292
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