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Sardonyx ring stone

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Sardonyx
Dimensions:
L. 1.1 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of Rupert L. Joseph, 1948
Accession Number:
48.12.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Portrait of a woman, perhaps Antonia, wife of Nero Drusus.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1948. Roman Portraits, 2nd edn. no. 45, p. iv, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1949. "Glyptic Portraits of the late Republic and early Empire in the Metropolitan Museum." Hommages à Joseph Bidez et à Franz Cumont. p. 301, Brussels: Latomus, revue d'études latines.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 480, p. 105, pl. 58, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 480, p. 105, pl. 58, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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