Gem with fishing scene
Late Imperial or Early Christian Period
3rd–4th century A.D.
Length x width: 17 x 15 mm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two men with staffs walking to the right, drawing a boat behind; aboard the boat, a bearded figure casts a net into the water.
By date unknown: Mrs. Charles B. Perkins Collection; gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins to MFA, May 15, 1952
Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins