Glass paste, imitating pale yellow Sard: Broken on all edges. (Unmounted) Head of a chubby Eros facing. A leafy ? border remains on the right and below. Graeco-Roman, in a style associated with the workshops of Alexandria.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|1220 || - || Sommerville Number|
|GL01b (ancient glass project) || - || Other Number|
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History.
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