Gem with two doves
Imperial or Early Christian Period
about 4th century A.D.
Length: 13 mm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mottled yellow jasper
Not On View
Two doves facing each other, holding olive twig in beaks. Above, between doves, IVLIAE DONATAE.
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