Glass paste intaglio engraved with Eros holding a mask and a shepherd's crook (see BM 1814,0704.2580 and 2788). Pen and ink with watercolour on a sheet of paper, which is stuck down onto a second sheet watermarked '1794 J WHATMAN' together with 2010,5006.1176 - 1183; the assemblage framed in a red ink border.

An00990554 001 l


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classical deity, theatre mask, cameo/gem



Acquired In
1768 - 1805

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