Imperial Roman Chalcedony Intaglio
a soldier holding a head. Traditionally, Diomedes with the head of Dolon.
1st - early 2nd Centuries AD
Height: 13.63 mm. (0 9/16 in.)
Width: 10.39 mm (0 7/16 in.)
Ex: private American collection
Comparandum:Walters, HB ; Catalogue of the Engraved Gems & Cameos, Greek, Etruscan & Roman in the Department of Antiquities, British Museum (London, 1926) no.999