Psyche enslaved by Venus
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
2.8 × 1.9 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 288.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Psyche enslaved by Venus.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
2.8 × 1.9 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 288.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Description:
For analogies, see: Berlin, Staatliche Museen; Furtwängler, Beschreibung, Nr 11172.
Literature:
Stefani, Putevoditel, str. 71; OAK za 1877, str. 205; Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 95.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 80, pl. 24.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik gemme glyptique μυθολογία mythology mitologia mythologie mythologie ελληνική mythologia graeca greek greca griechische grecque ρωμαϊκή mythologia romana roman romana römische romaine έρως eros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour βένους venus venere vénus καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo cameo sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo psyche enslaved by venus slavery servitude bondage thraldom slave bondmaid bondwoman aphrodite afrodite venus venere eros amor amore cupid cupido shackle shackles fetters irons put into irons fetters hack pecker navvy pick inv no ж 288
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