Amuleto magico per la protezione dell’utero in anello d’oro

Amuleto magico per la protezione dell’utero in anello d’oro
Type: 
Jewel, gem, seal
Year: 
III secolo d.C.
Material and technique: 
Intaglio in ematite
Size: 
mm 21,3 x 16,4
Origin: 
Acquisto Bonhams, Londra 28.04.2010
Inventory: 
inv. 253

Masterpieces of the hall

The hall

Palazzo Clementino Caffarelli - Collezione Santarelli

This room houses the glyptic collection of the Dino and Ernesta Santarelli Foundation, on loan for 10 years at the Capitoline Museums, with items from ancient Egypt, the Near East, from the Greek-Roman world and modern Europe, and presented with a complete educational resource, accompanied by explanatory panels, multimedia tools and illustrative films on the technical processes of glyptic art.

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