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Bust of a Roman Emperor

Date:
mid- to late 16th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Sardonyx and gold
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8 x 15/16in. (2.9 x 2.4cm); visible cameo (confirmed): 26.5 x 21.3 mm
Classification:
Lapidary Work-Gems
Credit Line:
The Milton Weil Collection, 1938
Accession Number:
38.150.16
Not on view
Marking: On back of finger band:
1] Eagle's head (gold restricted warranty, Paris, 1838-1847)
Milton Weil (until 1938; to MMA)
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