Exhibitions/ Art Object

Glass cameo: Apollo holding a lyre

Date:
1st century B.C.–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass, white and yellow
Dimensions:
Other: 1 x 13/16 x 1/8 in. (2.5 x 2.1 x 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2
Not on view
Froehner, Wilhelm. 1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan no. 546, p. 79, pl. 56.15, Paris.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 313, p. 155, 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. 608, p. 122, pl. 66, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1984. Aphrodisias-Athena, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 2. Apollon, no. 156, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 608, p. 122, pl. 66, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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