London, South Kensington
13 May 2003
A ROMAN CITRINE INTAGLIO WITH ARTEMIS-LUNA
1ST CENTURY A.D.
With the floating figure of Artemis-Luna, her hair dressed in a roll, holding a billowing cloak above her head and a downturned torch, with crescent moon above her head and stars in the field, in later ring setting
1.2 x 0.9 cm.; 1.7 cm. across inner hoop
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For a similar figure of Selene-Luna, cf. Maaskant-Kleibrink, Royal Coin Cabinet, p. 218, no. 518.
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