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Intaglio

Two satyrs playing on pipes; between them a cupid; above the cupid a herm of Pan.

Provenance

Marlborough Gem Sale, June 26-29, 1899, lot 225. by 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 16,502.52 (this figure is the total price for MFA 99.101-99.119)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italian?, Renaissance?,

Accession Number

99.118

Medium or Technique

Sard

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems