Plaque fragment with Herakles
Probably 1st century A.D.
Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 24.
Height x length: 4.7 x 2 cm (1 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass; cameo technique
Not On View
Fragment of cameo glass, white on a blue ground, featuring Herakles and the Keryneian stag.
By 1912: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, January 2, 1913, for $18,948.70 (this figure is the total price for MFA 13.186-13.245)
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912