Engraved Gem (Old photography)


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Bearded and helmeted horseman riding right; he holds a spear and a long Celtic shield; short groundline.


  • Title: Engraved Gem (Old photography)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1st century A.D.
  • Physical Dimensions: 1.2 × 0.9 × 0.6 cm (1/2 × 5/16 × 1/4 in.)
  • Type: Gem
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Banded agate, brown and white
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 82.AN.162.52
  • Culture: Roman
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Stanley Ungar
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Jewelry

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