A Roman carnelian intaglio
Lot 174
A Roman carnelian intaglio
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
Auction Details
A Roman carnelian intaglio
Lot Details
A Roman carnelian intaglio
Circa 1st Century B.C./A.D.
Depicting Athena with crested helmet, a long spear in the crook of her right arm which rests on a column, with a shield atop another column supported with her extended left hand, set in a modern gold ring, intaglio 15mm high, finger size 'P'


  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, formed before 1983.
  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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