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56, Double portrait (profile right - intaglio): Augustus; Livia. Double portrait (profile left - cameo): Busts of laureate Augustus and Livia; also on the reverse in intaglio, 'incased'.

  • Record Number: 40005073
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 56
  • Period of Original Gem: 16th cent.
  • Material of Original Gem: Silver and gold
  • Description: Double portrait (profile right - intaglio): Augustus; Livia. Double portrait (profile left - cameo): Busts of laureate Augustus and Livia; also on the reverse in intaglio, 'incased'.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 498c
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 56
  • Shape: Cameo
  • Size: 20x15
  • Comments: Mounted in an iron ring with chased gold shoulders and bezel.
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