London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
A ROMAN AMETHYST INTAGLIO WITH YOUTH
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
The standing draped figure holding upright spear in left hand, an owl in outstretched right hand, shield by his side, star in the field, in later gold ring setting
Intaglio: 5/8 in. (1.6 cm.) long
English private collection, 1980s-1990s.
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Please note there is only one item in this lot and not 4 as stated in the printed catalogue.
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