Head of Ceres

Date:
mid-19th century
Culture:
Italian or French
Medium:
Sardonyx and silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Visible cameo, Overall: 2 1/16 x 1 13/16 x 7/16 in. (5.3 x 4.6 x 1 cm); 52.7 x 46 x 10.4 mm;
Overall (in setting): 2 1/4 x 2 in. (5.7 x 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Lapidary Work-Gems
Credit Line:
The Milton Weil Collection, 1940
Accession Number:
40.20.29
Not on view
Signature: Unsigned

Inscription: Scratched on reverse, in script: G[?]269 / ffo

Marking: Unmarked
Milton Weil (until 1938; to MMA)