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Intaglio with Herakles holding upraised club

Brown glass oval intaglio. Herakles with club raised over back of head, about to dispatch fallen foe.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alexander Cochrane Collection; gift of Alexander Cochrane to MFA, August 1, 1918

Credit Line

Gift of Alexander Cochrane

Modern

Accession Number

18.386

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems