Intaglio; agate; two Cupids with quivers over their shoulders, standing face to face; each has palm-branch in one hand and with other holds up wreath enclosing a heart.

An00708585 001 l

Thing

Made Of
agate
Type of Thing
intaglio
Subject
cherub/cupid, arms/armour, plant
Techniques
intaglio, engraved

People

Acquired From
Sloane, Hans to The British Museum

Place

In Gallery
G1/wp181

Time

Acquired In
1753
Made
17thC

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