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Prometheus creating the first man. Graeco-Roman ringstone, 30 BC-200 Chalcedony. 1,3 x 1,2 cm Inventory number: I85

Lapis lazuli sealstone engraved with the head of Perseus of Macedon in the character of Perseus. Hellenistic. 323 - 31 B.C. | The British Museum

Description: PENELOPE CARESSING THE GOAT INTO WHICH MERCURY HAD CHANGED HIMSELF [ON MOUNT TAYGETUS] Inscription Greek: ΔΕΜΟΦΙΛΟΣ Signature: Demophilos Literary Source Record: Ovid, Metam.

CIRCA LATE 1ST CENTURY B.C.-EARLY 1ST CENTURY A.D. Engraved with Venus before an aedicula, the goddess with a mantle wrapped around her hips and legs, leaving her upper torso bare, holding a dove by the wings, the aedicula atop a tall garlanded pedestal, enclosing a figure of Priapus, a draped girl in between offering a bowl to the goddess, a tree arching over the scene from the left, on a groundline 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) long

The Treasure of Berthouville Roman amethyst cameo. Gem with Achilles Playing the Cithara, 75–50 B.C.E. Signed by Pamphilos (Greek, active first century B.C.E.) Amethyst intaglio, H: 1.7 x L: 1.4 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in). Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des monnaies, médailles et antiques, Paris.

Gemme: Nackte Mänade mit Thyrsosstab und Phallos. Griechisch, Hellenistisch 2. Jh. v. Chr. Amethyst, kräftig violett, klar. In moderner Goldfassung als Ring.

Silver ring with gemstone of layered agate depicting Fortuna-Isis with Kalathos, cornucopia and rudder. Roman, 2nd century A.D.