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Intaglio

Mottled jasper. Winged Eros stands to the right, carrying two arrows over his left shoulder. Slightly chipped at edges. Modern gilt ring setting.

Provenance

By date unknown: Collection of the Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb; gift of the Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Greco-Roman,

Dimensions

Length: 13 mm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.958

Medium or Technique

Jasper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems