6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,125
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
A ROMAN GRAY CHALCEDONY CAMEO
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Depicting the head of a boy in high relief, his round face with a small mouth, fleshy lips and bulging eyes, his hair in three horizontal rows above the forehead and in overlapping triangular locks at the sides
11/16 in. (1.7 cm.) long
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European Private Collection.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 13 December 2002, lot 627.
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