Intaglio with youth sacrificing a deer

Greco-Roman or modern
modern ?


Dimensions

Length: 24 mm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.776

Medium or Technique

Sard

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems

Sard oval intaglio. Youth sacrificing a deer at an altar from which flames arise.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (loaned to MFA, April 5, 1926, as 42.26); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 17, 1927

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren