Germanicus
Sardonyx. Early 1st century.
2.4 × 1.7 cm.
Inv. No. 265.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Germanicus.

Sardonyx. Early 1st century.
2.4 × 1.7 cm.
Inv. No. 265.

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; Reinach, Pierres gravées, p. 143, pl. 129.
Credits:
1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 89, pl. 75
Keywords: sardonyx cameo cameos laurel wreath laurels male portrait of Germanicus Caesar Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Inv No 265
History of Ancient Rome