The Imperial Eagle

The Imperial Eagle

c. AD 1–25

Cornelian intaglio

Diameter: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1977.13


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This eagle holds a thunderbolt in its claws, alluding to Jupiter, the supreme Roman deity.

See also
GR - Roman
Greek and Roman Art
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