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Carnelian intaglio: Lion-headed serpent

Period: Imperial
Date: ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D.
Culture: Roman
Medium: Carnelian, burnt ?
Dimensions: Other: 15/16 x 3/4 x 3/16 in. (2.5 x 1.8 x 0.4 cm)
Classification: Gems
Credit Line: Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number: 81.6.303

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