Imperial Roman Black Agate Intaglio

(in a modern 22-karat gold setting)

a female head

 

1st - 2nd Centuries AD

 

Height: 15.92 mm

Width: 1304 mm

 

ex: private American collection, 1998; previously, another private collection

 

 

cf:  Henig, Martin ; Classical Gems. Ancient & Modern Intaglios & Cameos in the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge (Cambridge, 1994) no.344

 

 

#2498

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