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Intaglio

Carnelian intaglio set in a plain gold ring. On a groundline, a donkey stands to left, head lowered to drink from a pail.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. Edith Rennie Collection; gift of Mrs. Edith Rennie to MFA, March 11, 1970

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edith Rennie

Greco-Roman,

Dimensions

Length x width: 10 x 8 mm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1970.244

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems