Date: 1st century B.C.
Medium: Garnet (almandine)
Dimensions: Other: 1/2 x 1/4 x 5/8 in. (1.3 x 0.6 x 1.6 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number: 81.6.31
Carved on this almandine garnet is Eros walking to the right and proudly carrying off the weapons of Herakles: the lion's skin, club, bow, and the quiver.