Roman Red Jasper Intaglio of a Parrot

Roman Red Jasper Intaglio of a Parrot

An ancient Roman red jasper gem carved with an intaglio image of a parrot with fruit in its beak.

Ca. 2nd - 3rd century AD.
Length: 7 mm.

cf.: British Museum, London, museum no. 1986,0401.205.

Formerly in the E.M.G. collection, London, 1970s; subsequently in the E.V. collection, London.

Inv#: 7757

$500



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