Medallion with cameo: facinf male and female busts

Medaglione con cammeo: busti affrontati maschile e femminile
Author: 
Type: 
Jewel, gem, seal
Year: 
3rd century AD (cameo)
Material and technique: 
Gold and sardonica
Origin: 
Inventory: 
inv. Med06766
Collection: 

The hall

Part of the main collections is exhibited in the four large glass cabinets in the room. 
The exhibition follows the chronological order of the various stages of the creation of the Capitoline Collection, from its beginnings to the latest acquisitions. 
The documentation concerning the various phases of Roman coinage is in particular considerable, with exhibits from the urban area and also from important private collections. 

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