Sacrifice to Kybele
Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.7 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж 286.

Sacrifice to Kybele.

Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.7 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 286.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Slade collection in 1780.
Literature:
Stefani, Putevoditel, str. 64; Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 95.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 78, pl. 15
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