- Museum number
Intaglio; beryl; bust of nereid to right, with conventional waves below; signed; in gold frame, loose.
- Production date
Length: 1.13 inches
- Curator's comments
- Text from Dalton 1915, Catalogue of Engraved Gems:
For the gem-engraver Rega, see Introduction, p. iv, and cf. nos. 397, 1138.
See J. Rudoe, 'Eighteenth and nineteenth-century engraved gems in the British Museum; collectors and collections from Sir Hans Sloane to Anne Hull Grundy' in 'Zeitschrift fur Kunstgeschichte' 59, 1996, Heft 2, p. 207. fig. 7 (Centre), footnote 29.
- On display (G47/dc3)
- Loose in mount (note in Dalton 1915)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number