Sleeping maenad, satyr and Eros
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE 1st century CE.
2.2 × 3.1 cm.
Inv. No. 314.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Sleeping maenad, satyr and Eros.

Sardonyx. 1st century BCE 1st century CE.
2.2 × 3.1 cm.
Inv. No. 314.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Duke of Orleans collection in 1787.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 98.
Credits:
1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 87, pl. 59
Keywords: sardonyx sardonica cameo cameos sleeping maenad satyr and Eros Eros Amor Amore Cupid Cupido maenads Bacchante Bacchantes satyrs thyrsus thyrsos Inv No 314
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