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

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 μυθολογία mythology mitologia mythologie mythologie ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie mythologie grecque ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia romana römische mythologie 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 cameo camée sardonyx sardonica cameo cammeo eroses watching a cock-fight in front of a herm herma herme term erma eros amor amore cupid cupido cock cocks fight poultry inv no ж 252
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