Scarab intaglio with eagle perched on rock above coiled serpent

Italian
Modern


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.016 L.

Accession Number

27.773

Medium or Technique

Sard

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and scaraboids

Imitiation of Etruscan work. Eagle perched on rock, bending down toward serpent coiled to spring.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; April 5, 1926: loaned to MFA by Edward Perry Warren (as 45.26); November 17, 1927: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren