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Hyperechius
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[German version]

Gem-cutter of the Imperial Roman period (Antonine/1st cent.). Signed red jasper with Socrates bust (Berlin, SM) and yellow jasper (a variety of stone typical of the late Imperial period) with a lion (Boston, MFA).

 Gem-cutting

Bibliography

Zazoff, AG, 322, n. 106, pl. 96,4;5.

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Michel, Simone (Hamburg), “Hyperechius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 28 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e519700>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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