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558, Portrait (frontal): Vespasian. Three-quarter head of 'Vespasian'.

  • Record Number: 40004978
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 558
  • Period of Original Gem: 18th cent.
  • Material of Original Gem: Onyx
  • Description: Portrait (frontal): Vespasian. Three-quarter head of 'Vespasian'.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 444
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 558
  • Shape: Cameo
  • Size: 40x30
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