Eroses watching a cock-fight in front of a herm
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.2 × 1.6 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж 252.

Eroses watching a cock-fight in front of a herm.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.2 × 1.6 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 252.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the S.O. Veselovsky collection in 1830.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 97.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 81, pl. 30
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 ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido éros amour roman romana romano romani römische römischer romain romaine καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo camée sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo watching a cock-fight in front of a herm herma herme term erma cock cocks fight poultry inv no ж 252
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