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century AD roman signet ring with an intaglio carnelian depicting a scorpion

A ROMAN CARNELIAN RINGSTONE , CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.

CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.

Roman gold ring with intaglio portrait of the Emperor Tiberius, AD The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Roman History, Art History, History Facts, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Art Romain, Rome Antique

Gold ring with carnelian intaglio portrait of Tiberius | Roman | Early Imperial, Tiberian | The Met

Period: Early Imperial, Tiberian. Date: ca. A.D. 14–37. Culture: Roman. Medium: Gold, carnelian. Dimensions: Overall: 13/16 in. (2.1 cm). Classification: ...

 Carved in Carnelian. With engraved portraits and representations of Roman deities and emperors. century AD, found in ancient Singidunum, present-day Belgrade, capital of Serbia. Collection of Belgrade City Museum

Beautiful Roman gemstone cameos, 2nd-3rd century AD [740x960]

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Ostia Antica , rome, provinceof rome, region of Lazio - Italia Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Places To Travel, Places To See, Wonderful Places, Beautiful Places, Visit Rome, Rome Florence, Pompeii And Herculaneum

Ostia Antica

Ostia is a wonderful place: one gets to wander around an ancient two thousand year-old Roman city, and really catch a flavour of life in the classical world. Ostia was once the port of Rome, and was the city where St Monica died in 414.

  Ancient Romans, Ancient Art, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Byzantine Gold, Roman Jewelry, Classical Antiquity, Agate Ring, Historical Artifacts

A ROMAN GOLD AND BANDED AGATE FINGER RING , CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

И даже перстень с Лисимахом - тоже Александр. Hellenistic Gold Ring with Onyx Intaglio BC - of deified Alexander the Great wearing Horn of Ammon

Ioannis Tz (@tzoumio)

The latest Tweets from Ioannis Tz (@tzoumio): "Woman playing Lyre. Greek, Hellenistic period, 300-280 BC. From Larnaca, Cyprus. https://t.co/2StPQaxg2w"

The Roman Gemstones from Caerleon include red jasper, cornelian and amethyst. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Different Symbols, Roman Britain, Roman Legion, Roman Jewelry, Roman History, God Pictures

Roman Gemstones

The Fortress Baths gems From: The National Roman Legion Museum, South Wales These Roman gemstones were lost during the period between AD 75 and AD 230. This remarkable collection of 88 gems (one of the largest single deposits to be found anywhere in Roman Empire) were found in the sediments of a large drain beneath the cold hall of the baths. They would have originally been set in finger-rings. Most belonged to the legionary soldiers, but some may have been lost by the civilians and women…

Appian Way: The Road to Apulia. 8 Days 7 Nights, Rome to Apulia Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Places To Travel, Places To See, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Visit Rome, Appian Way

Sunny Italy Tour: 8 Days, 7 Nights Small Group Tour - Tour Italy Now

Let us take you to Sunny Italy tour with us. This escorted tour is packaged especially for group travelers. Book now on 800.955.4418

Hellenistic aquamarine intaglio of Kassandra kneeling by the Palladion, or the statue of Athena at Troy. The intaglio dates to the century BCE and is currently located at MFA Boston. Roman Jewelry, Greek Jewelry, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Hellenistic Period, Bohemia Jewelry, Minoan

Oval gem with Kassandra kneeling at the Palladion | MFA for Educators

Intaglio. Double-convex. Kassandra, facing left and keeling on a faint ground line, looks down while grasping a statuette of armed Athena (the Trojan Palladion) with her right hand, and holding a branch in her left hand. Kassandra is nude except for a swath of drapery falling from her right shoulder over her left thigh. Her legs and head are shown in profile; her torso is rendered in three-quarters view. She bends her head forward toward the statuette, causing her hair fall to her neck and…

A Greek carnelian scarab with a nude archer, circa early century BC Classical Period, Classical Antiquity, Roman Jewelry, Greek Jewelry, Greek Blue, Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Art, Ancient Jewelry

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Century Photograph - Pompeii Street by Pasquale Sorrentino Pompeii Ruins, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Naples, Roman Roads, Empire Romain, Classical Antiquity, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Luxor Egypt

Pompeii Street by Pasquale Sorrentino

Pompeii Street Photograph by Pasquale Sorrentino