Magical gem; intaglio; yellow jasper; oval; bevelled edges; engraved on obverse: bird-headed ape(?) standing to left and holding a shield; on its head an uraeus; in the field to left a star; inscribed.


Thing

Made Of
jasper
Type of Thing
intaglio, magical gem
Subject
mythical figure/creature, arms/armour
Techniques
engraved, bevelled

Place

Made In
Mediterranean

Time

Acquired In
1772
Made
3rdC

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