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Object Number:
29-128-552
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Italic
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Date Made:
199-0 BC
Early Date:
199
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Banded Agate
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Minerva
Aphrodite?
Maenad?
Description:
Intaglio. Banded Agate. Modern gold ring setting. Female figure, perhaps Aphrodite or a Maenad, dancing to left.
Length:
1.4cm
Width:
0.9cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
552   -   Sommerville Gem Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 124, fig. 112
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[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: 31
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[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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