Carnelian Intaglio

Roman


Dimensions

Length: 11 mm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.960

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Oval shape with convex surface and bevelled edge. Wild goat stands, facing left, on faint groundline. Badly chipped at right end.

Provenance

By date unknown: Burton Y. Berry Collection; gift of Burton Y. Berry to MFA, November 8, 1972

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry