Part of a paste cameo, oval

Romano-Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.028 H.

Accession Number

01.7553

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cameos

Greenish grass; Now has iridescent coating. Head of a youthful Egyptian king to right, wearing the double crown. Broken off at left side and below chin.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution