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Carnelian oval set in a gold ring

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 1st century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Carnelian, gold
Dimensions:
Other: 15/16 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Jack A. Josephson, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.260
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 163
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