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Cameo Representing Double Capricorn with Portrait of Emperor Augustus

Cameo Representing Double Capricorn with Portrait of Emperor Augustus

Cameo Representing Double Capricorn with Portrait of Emperor Augustus

Medium:
Sardonyx and Gold
Dimensions:
H. 2.8 cm
Context:
Egypt (?)
Date:
ca. 27 BCE–14 CE
Inventory Number:
29.175.4
Lender:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit:
Gift of Milton Weil, 1929
© The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY