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Jasper intaglio: Cock-headed anguipede

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Jasper, red, gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 3/8 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (3.5 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1895
Accession Number:
95.15.1
Not on view
Bonner, Campbell. 1950. Studies in Magical Amulets, Chiefly Graeco-Egyptian, University of Michigan Studies, Humanistic Series, Vol. 49. no. 152, p. 278, pl. 7, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

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