A finely carved red carnelian intaglio featuring a single-headed eagle standing on a capital, wings folded, shown frontal with head raised in right profile, a wreath grasped in its beak and flanked by two capitals surmounted with a star. It is in very good condition, ready for the ring. The high-quality baked impression is also included.
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Purchased by the current owner from Switzerland auction H.A. in 2020, ex-Swiss private collection.
Previous owner: Documentation at auction H.A.
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- Ancient Roman
- Number of objects
- Intaglio with an Imperial Eagle
- 2.5×10×14 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- c. 1st-3th Century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo