A Roman gold pendant with portrait cameo, 2nd-4th century AD
The loop attached to an oval fitting with radiant decoration. The cameo made of agate, showing the profile of a female bust with hair pinned up. The portrait in the style of Faustina Junior, wife of Marcus Aurelius.
3,6 cm (h)
Ex London private property, Mr. C.M.; Ex New York private collection, collected in the 1980’s