2nd–3rd century A.D.
Height x diameter: 6.5 x 6.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze and silver
Not On View
Object is a hollow, hexagonal knob with a semi-circular ring attached to the open end. On the exterior is a silver appliqué with a seated Eros facing right. His wings are missing.
By 2005, Torkom Demirjian (dealer), Ariadne Galleries, New York; 2008, gift of Torkom Demirjian to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 17, 2008)
Gift of Torkom Demirjian in honor of John J. Herrmann, Jr., Curator of Classical Art, 1976–2004