Cameo; sardonyx; oval; carved with Leda and the swan in pink and grey on dark grey/blue ground; reverse unevenly chipped and smoothed.

An01197150 001 l

Thing

Made Of
sardonyx
Type of Thing
cameo
Subject
bird, myth/legend
Techniques
engraved

People

Acquired From
Sloane, Hans to The British Museum
Depicted
Leda

Place

Found In
Shropshire
In Gallery
G46/15

Time

Acquired In
1753
Made
17thC

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