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Object Number: 29-128-2458
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Eros
Height: 1.4cm
Width: 2cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2458 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Gold Ring Setting) Eros running to left blowing on a pair of double flutes. Neo-Classic, imitating a Graeco Roman ringstone design.


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