Intaglio; glass paste; oval; red; a dancing Bacchant (Hercules?); figure to left of naked man dancing, head tossed wildly backwards; thyrsus in left hand, lion skin hanging over raised right arm; upturned jug at feet.
- Made in: London
- (Europe,British Isles,England,London)
- Length: 2.8 centimetres
- Width: 2.4 centimetres
21 January 2000
Reason for treatment
EXAMINATION UNDER THE MICROSCOPE AND SURVEY.
NO TREATMENT FOUND DURING MAGUS CONVERSION.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCN10026
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