Exhibitions/ Art Object

Gold ring with a carnelian intaglio

3rd century B.C.
Gold with carnelian
Overall: 1 1/8 x 3/4 x 1/2in. (2.9 x 1.9 x 1.3cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Christos G. Bastis, in honor of Philippe de Montebello, 1995
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Head of Alexander the Great
Herrmann, Ariel and Dr. Seán Hemingway. 1996. "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 1995-1996." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 54(2): pp. 12-3.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1996. "One Hundred Twenty-sixth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1995 through June 30, 1996." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 126: p. 17.

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