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A Fragmentary Republican Carnelian Intaglio

from Herakles’ seventh Labor; he carries the Cretan Bull, left

1st Century BC

Height: 11 mm. (0 7/16 in.)

Width: 14 mm (0 9/16 in.)


ex: private British collection, 1990s

Comparandum: Boardman, John; Engraved Gems. The Ionides Collection (Evanston, 1968) nos. 48, 81

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