Scarab intaglio with kneeling bull
Length: 16.5 mm (5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Sardonyx; carved back
Not On View
Gem with bull kneeling to viewer’s left; head thrown back. Cable border, rough style.
Said to be from Northern Greece, Cavalla; by 1966: with Beacon Hill Coin Co., 40 Bromfield Street, Boston, Mass. 02108 (purchased from a Greek from Cavalla); purchased by MFA from Beacon Hill Coin Co., May 10, 1967
Frederick Brown Fund