Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cameo glass medallion of a Julio-Claudian prince

Period:
Early Imperial
Date:
late 1st century B.C.–mid-1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass, blue and white; cast in two layers
Dimensions:
Other: 1 11/16 x 1 1/2 x 7/16 in. (4.3 x 3.8 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.269
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 333, p. 163, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 653, p. 131, pl. 74, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Megow, Wolf-Rüdiger. 1987. Kameen von Augustus bis Alexander Severus, Antike Münzen und geschnittene Steine, XI, Deutsches Archaologisches Institut, ed. no. A 56, p. 183, pl. 14.7, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter & Co.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 653, p. 131, pl. 74, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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