Eroses tormenting Psyche in the presence of Dionysos.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.4 cm.
Inv. No 316.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Duke of Saint Morys collection in 1792.
Literature:
OAK za 1881, str. 112, tabl. V; Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 99; Miliotti, Description, pl. 53; Furtwängler, Die antiken Gemmen, Taf. LVII, 14.
Credits:
1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 79, pl. 22
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