THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Portraiture | Hellenistic Egypt | Berenice II (267/266—221 BCE), wife of Ptolemy III Euergetes
1. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Berenike II.
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 3rd century BCE.
2.3 × 1.4 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
2. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Berenike II (?) as Isis.
Sardonyx. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. Ж 310.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.