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51, Portrait (profile right): Hellenistic ruler. Bust of a warrior wearing a flat cap, with a corselet with Medusa head. The cap is of Macedonian type.

  • Record Number: 40005111
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 51
  • Period of Original Gem: 2nd/1st century BC
  • Material of Original Gem: Onyx
  • Description: Portrait (profile right): Hellenistic ruler. Bust of a warrior wearing a flat cap, with a corselet with Medusa head. The cap is of Macedonian type.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 534
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 51
  • Shape: Cameo
  • Size: 10x8
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