Bust of a bearded man in a cap

Artist: Luigi Saulini (Italian, 1819–1883)
Date: mid-19th century
Culture: Italian, Rome
Medium: Onyx, gold mount
Dimensions: Visible cameo: 44.6 x 34.2 mm Overall (in setting): 2 5/16 x 1 7/8 in. (5.9 x 4.8 cm)
Classification: Lapidary Work-Gems
Credit Line: Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ada Peluso, and Romano I. Peluso, in memory of Ignazio Peluso, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.519

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