Quantcast

Ironstone intaglio: Snake-headed Genius

Period: Imperial
Date: 2nd century A.D.
Culture: Roman
Medium: Basalt, ironstone (limonite)
Dimensions: Other: 3/4 x 9/16 x 1/8 in. (1.9 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm)
Classification: Gems
Credit Line: Gift of Miss Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number: 10.130.1387

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word:
248219

Close