A GREEK CARNELIAN SCARABOID
Classical Period, Circa 4th Century B.C.
The domed side engraved with a woman, perhaps a Muse, nude but for a himation wrapped around her waist and legs, seated on a rock playing the lyre, the rock surmounted by a Doric column; the reverse re-worked in the 19th century with a ram protome above an oval containing a three-letter insignia, mounted as a fob in a gold setting with silver highlights
13/16 in. (2.1 cm) long