Early Imperial Roman Banded Agate Cameo of a Laureate Male Head
The youthful head faces left, he wears a fillet tied at the back of his neck. Possibly Apollo. Set in an early 20th Century gold ring.
Julio Claudian, early 1st Century AD
Height: 12 mm. (0 1/2 in.)
Ex: private New Jersey collection of Mr. D, by the mid 1980’s.
Comparandum:Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg acc. no. GR-12486