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Intaglio with Nike and eagles, in modern ring

Mottled sard. Oval, intaglio, in modern ring; seated Gens and Nike; two eagles. B.B. 309.1

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry. Warren (according to his records: bought in Athens); October 28, 1925: loaned by Edward Perry Warren to MFA (as 575.25); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, November 17, 1927 for $ 161,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 27.647-27.761)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912

Greco-Roman,

Accession Number

27.729

Medium or Technique

Sard

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems