Apollo
Carved after a statue of the sculptor Tymarchidos.
Brownish glass.
2nd century.
8.6 × 5.1 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 216.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Apollo.

Carved after a statue of the sculptor Tymarchidos.
Brownish glass.
2nd century.
8.6 × 5.1 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 216.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Origin:
Acquired from the Casanova collection in 1792.
Literature:
Stefani, Putevoditel, str. 64; OAK za 1881, str. 80, tabl. V; Maksimova, Reznye kamni, str. 100.
Credits:
© 1971. Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 93, pl. 92.
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