Engraved Gem

Unknown1st century A.D.

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Ares standing left, holding an upright spear in his left hand and a shield at his side.


  • Title: Engraved Gem
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1st century A.D.
  • Physical Dimensions: 1 × 0.7 × 0.2 cm (3/8 × 5/16 × 1/16 in.)
  • Type: Gem
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Cornelian
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 79.AN.8.5
  • Culture: Roman
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of William L. Eagleton, Jr.
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Jewelry

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