A late antique amethyst cameo with a head of Medusa, probably 5th century AD, in a setting of interlaced scrolls in gold enamelled in black, white and blue, probably English.
The Fair Maid of Gatacre by English, 15501560
© V&A Picture Library
- Amethyst & gold Dimensions: 6 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,000 ( Total: £15,938)
- Acquired in:
- S J Phillips