Bronze and red jasper
Roman, 1st century AD
Weight 2.57g, Size 7
A true collector’s item with an intricate depiction of a stork on the red jasper intaglio. Rare.
Condition: Bronze corroded. Intaglio slightly chipped around edge, horizontal fissure in the middle.
Provenance: ex Collection Prof. Dr. Emil Vogt , (1906-1974), formerly Director Swiss National Museum, Zürich, in his collection before 1970.
Item reference: JE1123