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Cameo showing Claudius and his wife in chariot

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Cameo showing Claudius and his wife in chariot
Cameo showing Claudius and his wife in chariot

Roman cameo, made of sardonyx, depicting Emperor Claudius and his wife (probably Messalina ) on a chariot drawn by snakes. It is located in the National Library of France in Paris.

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