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Sardonyx cameo portrait of the emperor Augustus in an ancient gold setting

Period: Early Imperial, Augustan
Date: ca. 27 B.C.–A.D. 14
Culture: Roman
Medium: Sardonyx, gold
Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Classification: Gems
Credit Line: Gift of Milton Weil, 1929
Accession Number: 29.175.4

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