Medusa
Sardonyx. 2nd—3rd centuries.
Diameter 3.4 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Ж 145.

Medusa.

Sardonyx. 2nd—3rd centuries.
Diameter 3.4 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 145.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Description:
For analogies, see: 1) New York, Metropolitan Museum; Richter, Catalogue, No 628, pl. 70; 2) London, British Museum; Walters, Catalogue, No 3549, pl. 37; 3) Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale; Babelon, Catalogue, N 158, pl. 16.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 87, pl. 66
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