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Sardonyx cameo

Culture:
Post-Classical
Medium:
Sardonyx
Dimensions:
H.: 7/8 in. (2.3 cm) Other: 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/16 in. (2.3 x 2.2 x 0.2 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number:
81.6.260
Not on view
Bust of a boy in profile to left.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 463, p. 211, pl. 88, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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