Early Imperial Roman Banded Agate Cameo of a Laureate Male Head

The youthful head faces left, he wears a fillet tied at the back of his neck. Possibly Apollo. Set in an early 20th Century gold ring.

 

Julio Claudian, early 1st Century AD

 

Height: 12 mm

 

 

Height: 12 mm.     (0 1/2 in.)

Ex: private New Jersey collection of Mr. D, by the mid 1980’s.

 

(#gem5745rm)

 

Exhibited: 

BRAFA Art Fair. (Brussels, 26 Jan- 2 Feb 2020) 

 

 

 

Comparandum:

Hermitage Museum  acc. no. GR-12486

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