Thalia, probably second quarter of 19th century
Giuseppe Girometti (Italian, 1780–1851)
Onyx; 1 1/8 x 7/8 in. (28 x 23 mm)
The Milton Weil Collection, 1940 (40.20.38)
This cameo reiterates the head of an ancient marble statue of Thalia, the muse of comedy, in the Vatican Museums' Sala delle Muse.