Exhibitions/ Art Object

Cameo

Date:
1st century B.C.–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass ? opaque white
Dimensions:
Other: 3/4 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (1.9 x 2.2 x 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.5
Not on view
Aphrodite with arms raised and Eros.
1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 537, p. 78, pl. 56.4.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 316, p. 156, pl. 71, 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. 611, p. 123, pl. 67, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 611, p. 123, pl. 67, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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