London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
AN ETRUSCAN CORNELIAN SCARAB
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.
The underside engraved in globolo technique, with a running warrior bearing a shield and spear, within a hatched rope pattern border, mounted in a late 19th Century swivel ring
Scarab ½ in. (1.3 cm.) long; ¾ in. (1.8 cm.) across inner hoop
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