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Intaglio

Amethyst ringstone, faceted on the reverse. A lizard in motion, seen from above.

Provenance

By date unknown: Burton Y. Berry Collection; gift to MFA from Burton Y. Berry in Memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut, October 15, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut

Greco-Roman,

Dimensions

Length: 12 mm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.1211

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems