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Carnelian ring stone

Period:
Early Imperial, Augustan or Julio-Claudian
Date:
ca. 15 B.C.–A.D. 68
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
L. 2 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.196.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Portrait bust of a bearded man in profile.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 220, p. 130, pls. 54, 58, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1948. Roman Portraits, 2nd edn. no. 42, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 481, pp. 105-6, pl. 58, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Vollenweider, Marie-Louise. 1974. Die Porträtgemmen der römischen Republik, Vol. 64. pp. 136, 138, Taf. 91, 1, Mainz: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 481, pp. 105-6, pl. 58, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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