Ancient Roman Garnet Intaglio with Head of a Lady and Hidden Face of a Man

Description
Ancient Roman Garnet Intaglio with Head of a Lady and Hidden Face of a Man
c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.

The lady with elaborate hair style combed to the top and back forming a bun which conceals the hidden image of a bearded man. Excellent facial features.

Size: 1.8 cm L - 11/16 inches
Material: Garnet
Culture: Roman, c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.
Condition: Intact


Provenance: Private collection, bought by the owner over 20 years ago at a London auction.
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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Roman
Material
Garnet
Object
Intaglio with Head of a Lady and Hidden Face of a Man
Century/ Timeframe
c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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