London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
A ROMAN PALE CHALCEDONY INTAGLIO WITH ZEUS
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
With the seated figure of Zeus, himation draped around lower body, holding sceptre in right hand, patera in outstretched left hand, an eagle standing in front, in later gold ring setting
Intaglio: 5/8 in. (1.6 cm.) long
English private collection, 1980s-1990s.
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Please note that the estimate for this lot should read GBP 600-800 in the printed catalogue.
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