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Lot 8

Estimate: 600 GBP   |   Starting price: 380 GBP Price realized: 440 GBP
Large roman intaglio in deep red carnelian. Sow with offspring. The subject, highly appreciated since antiquity, can be referred to the allegory of fertility and wealth, which, in turn, is linked to roman mythology and literature. Beautiful, deep red color. 1st century A.D.
16 x 12 x 4 mm

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