Roman Carnelian Intaglio of Two Heads

An ancient Roman carnelian gem carved with an intaglio image of two conjoined heads representing a theater mask and a helmeted bearded head.

Ca. 2nd - 3rd century AD.
Length: 16 mm.
Formerly in the M. C. collection, London; subsequently in the R. T. collection, London, 1970s.
Inv#: 7816
Guaranteed Authentic


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