Sardonyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Vine-wreathed draped bust of a young man facing to right. Sommerville identifies him as Dionysos, but the features suggest the gem was copied after some ancient portrait of Hadrians favorite, Antinous as Dionysos.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|398 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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