Roman Agate Intaglio of a Prawn
An ancient Roman banded white and black agate gem carved with an intaglio image of a prawn or shrimp.
Ca. 2nd - 3rd century AD.
cf.: British Museum, London, museum no. 1986,0401.216.
Formerly in the S. B. collection,United Kingdom; subsequently in the C. B. collection, London.