August, Livia and Nero
Sardonyx.
Mid-1st century.
Reworked twice: in the fifties of the 3rd century and during the Renaissance period.
Diameter 8.3 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12537 / Ж 149.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

August, Livia and Nero.

Sardonyx.
Mid-1st century.
Reworked twice: in the fifties of the 3rd century and during the Renaissance period.
Diameter 8.3 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12537 / Ж 149.

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

Origin:
Acquired from the Yusupovs collection in 1926.
Literature:
Vystavka portreta, str. 30; O. Y. Neverov, Rimskaya kameya s tremia portretami, Soobshcheniya Gosudarstvennogo Ermitazha, XXXI, 1970, str. 60 sl.
Credits:
© 1971. Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 94—95, pl. 104.
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