Sardonyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Bust of Hermes facing to left. A bit of drapery shows on left shoulder and he is wearing the Greek IVth century B.C. petasos. Graeco-Roman (?).
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 679, no. 183
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