Livia
Onyx. Early 1st century. 2.1 × 1.8 cm.
Inv. No. 154.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Livia.

Onyx. Early 1st century. 2.1 × 1.8 cm.
Inv. No. 154.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Duke of Orleans collection in 1787.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 99; Vystavka portreta, str. 30; Catalogue des pierres gravées du Cabinet de duc dOrléans, Paris, 1786, p. 147.
Credits:
1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 89, pl. 72
Keywords: onyx cameo cameos female portrait of the roman empress imperatrice romana Livia Drusilla Julia Augusta Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii laurel wreath corona di alloro laurels Inv No 154
History of Ancient Rome