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Almandine stamp-seal; bezel shape; engraved with peacock walking to right; broken; chipped.

Almandine stamp-seal; bezel shape; engraved with peacock walking to right; broken; chipped.

Cornelian stamp-seal; engraved with peacock feeding to right; chipped.

Cornelian stamp-seal; engraved with peacock feeding to right; chipped.

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Articolo edito in Libro Aperto, rivista diretta da Antonio Patuelli, Annali Romagna 2014, anno XXXV (XX), supplemento n. 1 al n. 75, pp. 37-40. All’interno della Cattedrale di Ravenna sono custodit…

Articolo edito in Libro Aperto, rivista diretta da Antonio Patuelli, Annali Romagna 2014, anno XXXV (XX), supplemento n. 1 al n. 75, pp. 37-40. All’interno della Cattedrale di Ravenna sono custodit…

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IC 188 Peacock made of gilded bronze from tomb of Hadrain, Vatican museum

IC 188 Peacock made of gilded bronze from tomb of Hadrain, Vatican museum

IC 187 Terracotta lamp | Roman, Cypriot | Mid Imperial | The Met

With ring-handle; peacock on discus, and impressed leaf pattern on shoulder.

IC 186 Sard ring stone | Roman | Late Republican or Imperial | The Met Peacock head dress

Female bust with a headdress in the form of a peacockSince the peacock was a symbol of the starry heavens and was sacred to Hera, the goddess Hera or a Ptolemaic princess in the guise of Hera may be represented here

IC 185 Eros and peacock terracotta 1st C AD Aeolis Asia Minior

IC 185 Eros and peacock terracotta C AD Aeolis Asia Minior