Eroses-blacksmiths
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.1 × 1.5 cm.
Inv. No. ∆ 41.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Eroses-blacksmiths.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.1 × 1.5 cm.
Inv. No. ∆ 41.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Lord Beverley collection in 1786.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 85, pl. 50
Keywords: sardonyx sardonica cameo cameos Eroses-blacksmiths Eros Amor Amore Cupid Cupido blacksmith black smith smiths farrier blacksmithís work anvil hammer sledge-hammer tree Inv No ∆ 41
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