Constantine the Great and Tyche of Constantinople
Sardonyx.
Thirties of the 4th century.
Reworked in the early 19th century by the master Benedetto Pistrucci.
18.5 × 12.2 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12534 / Ж 146.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Constantine the Great and Tyche of Constantinople.

Sardonyx.
Thirties of the 4th century.
Reworked in the early 19th century by the master Benedetto Pistrucci.
18.5 × 12.2 cm.
Inv. Nos. ГР-12534 / Ж 146.

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

Literature:
Stefani, Putevoditel, str. 73; M. Maximowa, DerTrajankameoder Ermitage, JDI, 1927, S. 299; R. Delbrueck. Spätantike Kaiserporträts, Berlin, 1933, S. 130, Abb. 32; G. Bruns, Staatskameen des 4. Jh., 104. Winckelmanns-programm, Berlin, 1948, S. 29, Abb. 25.
Credits:
© 1971. Photo, text: Neverov O. Antique cameos in the Hermitage Collection. Aurora Art Publishers. Leningrad. 1971. P. 95, pl. 106.
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