Gem with horse or donkey
Late Republic to Early Imperial Period
1st century B.C.–early 1st century A.D.
Length x width: 10 x 8 mm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Carnelian and gold
Not On View
Red carnelian, oval intaglio with flat front in ancient gold ring. Horse or donkey bowing towards a pail at left. Partial groundline.
By date unknown: Mrs. Edith Rennie Collection; gift of Mrs. Edith Rennie to MFA, March 11, 1970
Gift of Mrs. Edith Rennie