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Agate intaglio: Uterine symbol

Period:
Imperial
Date:
2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
Other: 9/16 x 7/16 x 1/16 in. (1.4 x 1.1 x 0.2 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.1386
Not on view
Mystic invocation.
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