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Sardonyx

Three layers, white between brown. Grotesque bird r. Head of a cock on body in form of satyr's head; palm-branch at r.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. Charles B. Perkins Collection; gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins to MFA, May 15, 1952

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins

Roman,

Accession Number

52.532

Medium or Technique

Sardonyx

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems