Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History



  • Cameo medallion of a maenad, 1st century a.d.; Early Imperial
    Roman
    Glass; 1 3/8 x 1 5/64 x 15/64 in. (3.5 x 2.7 x 0.6 cm)
    Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.194.10)

    The maenad, one of the female followers of Dionysus, throws back her head as she performs a frenzied dance.

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  • Cameo medallion of a maenad, 1st century A.D.; Early Imperial
    Roman
    Glass; 1 3/8 x 1 5/64 x 15/64 in. (3.5 x 2.7 x 0.6 cm)
    Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.194.10)

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