Eros grain-grower
Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.5 × 1.1 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 250.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Eros grain-grower.

Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.5 × 1.1 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 250.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Description:
For analogies, see: 1) Private collection; Furtwängler, Die antiken Gemmen, Taf. LVII, 9; 2) London, Collection of Ionides; J. Boardman, Engraved Gems. The Ionides Collection, London, 1968, No 63.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 97.
Credits:
© 1971. Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 84, pl. 46.
Keywords: gemma glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ρωμαϊκή romana roman römische romaine ἔρως έρως eros éros amor cupid amore cupido amour hellenistic egypt egitto tolemaico ellenistico ägypten égypte hellénistique καμέα κάμερες cameo cameos cammeo cammei kamee camée kameo onyx grain-grower husbandman tiller plowman plough plow ploughman punishment of inv no ж 250