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Intaglio with head of dog

Amethyst paste convex intaglio. Frontal head of a dog - Sirius.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; April 5,1926: loaned to MFA by Edward Perry Warren (as 48.26); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 17, 1927

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greco-Roman,

Accession Number

27.778

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems