Onyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Laureate bust of a Greek divinity facing slightly to right., in high relief. Sommerville terms him Zeus. The inspiration, however, is a Roman bust of Herakles such as the colossal example in the British Museum.
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[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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