Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesGemsNaples, Museo Archeologico (Apollo and Marsyas)
Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas Apollo with Marsyas bound to a tree
Olympus (musician)
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Cameo after the antique gem in the Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian (probably)
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des Monnaies, Médailles et Antiques (Cab. Med. no. 41)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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