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Agate, intaglio, scarab

White, gray and brown. A nude warrior, standing profile to right, carrying a helmet in one hand and a shield and spear in the other. S.L.57.


According to Warren's records: by date unknown: Howel Wills Collection, Florence; sold at Christie's, Feb. 1894, as lot 115; purchased at Christie's sale by Edward Perry Warren; 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Italic, Etruscan,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Gems