Ancient Intaglio

DocuJewel® 38568.5
Type of Jewel: Unmounted Intaglio/Cameo

Carved Ancient Roman Oval Shape Carnelian Intaglio Encrusted in Iron. This Intaglio was set into the Iron setting and the balance has disintegrated.
Carved horizontally
Motif: Lion feasting on it's prey

Circa: 1st to 3rd Century CE

16.34x12.28x5.65mm Total of Iron Encrustation