Description This intaglio depicts a bust of the Roman emperor Volusian (r. 251-253 CE) in profile to the left and wearing a laurel wreath.
Provenance Thomas Gibson-Carmichael, London, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Carmichael sale, Sotheby's, London, 1926, p. 41, no. 366 (537); Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, 1926, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1927, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1927
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