Eroses tormenting Psyche in the presence of Dionysos
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.4 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж 316.

Eroses tormenting Psyche in the presence of Dionysos.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.4 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 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
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia römische mythologie romaine διώνυσος dionysus dioniso dionysos ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo tormenting psyche in the presence of dionysos and psyche bacchus dionysus thyrsus thyrsos torch inv no ж 316
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