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Lot 84

Estimate: 250 GBP   |   Starting price: 100 GBP ---
Roman carnelian intaglio. Imprisoned Eros and Psyche: young, winged Eros is seated, hands tied behind his back. In front of him, Psyche is flying, disguised as a butterfly. The perimeter is adorned with a frame. Some chippings on the edge. Wear marks. Interesting subject, of deep allegorical meanings. 1st-2nd century A.D.
10 x 9 x 2 mm

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