Glass paste, imitating Emerald. Intaglio (Unmounted) Aphrodite reclining to left, on a couch. She raises her left hand to Ares who approaches from the left. Graeco-Roman, the composition undoubtedly based on a painting or a relief of the later Hellenistic period.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|GL01b (ancient glass project) || - || Other Number|
|1241 || - || Sommerville Number|
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
You may also be interested in these objects:
Select objects to add to My Finds list using
- You have no items in My Finds