Oval gem with Pegasos
Early Classical Period
Length: 14 mm (9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Intaglio. Set in modern gold bezel and hoop ring. Motif carved on the convex side of gem. Pegasos (winged horse), with pointed wings and shaggy tail, flying to the left.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson