Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Nicolo ring stone

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 3rd quarter of the 3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Nicolo
Dimensions:
L. 2.3 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of Rupert L. Joseph, 1952
Accession Number:
52.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Portrait head of a bearded man.
Related Objects

Sardonyx cameo portrait of the Emperor Augustus

Date: ca. A.D. 41–54 Medium: Sardonyx Accession: 42.11.30 On view in:Gallery 166

Silver ring stone

Date: ca. first half of the 4th century A.D. Medium: Silver Accession: 81.6.200 On view in:Gallery 171

Serpentine intaglio: Radiate lion-headed god

Date: ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D. Medium: Serpentine Accession: 10.130.1392 On view in:Gallery 169

Hematite intaglio: Mummy of Osiris

Date: ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D. Medium: Hematite Accession: 10.130.1393 On view in:Gallery 169

Hematite intaglio: Lion-headed god

Date: ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D. Medium: Hematite Accession: 74.51.4299 On view in:Gallery 169