Tiberius.

Fragment of a blue glass phalera. Early 1st century.
3 × 3 cm.
Inv. No. ∆ 272.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired from the Casanova collection in 1792.
Description:
For analogies, see: 1) Rome, Collection of San Giorgi; L. Curtius, Ikongraphische Beiträge, VII, RM, 50, 1935, Taf. 29; 2) Brugg, Vindonissa Museum; A. Alföldi, Römische Porträtmedaillons aus Glas, Urschweiz, XV, 1951, Taf. IIóIII.
Literature:
Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 99; Vystavka portreta, str. 30.
Credits:
© 1971 Photo, text: Neverov O. ANTIQUE CAMEOS in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 91, pl. 83.
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Keywords: phalera of a blue glass cameo cameos male portrait of the roman emperor Tiberius imperatore romano Tiberio Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Inv No ∆ 272
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