Germanicus and Agrippina as Triptolemos and Demeter.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE 1st century CE.
2.3 × 3 cm.
Inv. No 296.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Duke of Orleans collection in 1787.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 96.
Credits:
1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 86, pl. 55
RUSSIAN

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Keywords: sardonyx cameo cameos Germanicus and Agrippina as Triptolemos and Demeter Demetra Ceres Cerere Vipsania Agrippina the Elder Senior Major chariot winged snake snakes winged dragon dragons Germanicus Julius Caesar Iulius Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Inv No 296
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