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Gem

Ring

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Object Number:
29-128-1882
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Graeco-Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Date Made:
50 BC-AD 400
Early Date:
-50
Late Date:
400
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Sard
Gold
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Amphitrite?
Sea Nymph
Triton
Paddle
Description:
(Modern gilt swiveled setting) Amphitrite or a sea-nymph riding left upon a Triton who holds a paddle in left hand.
Height:
1.7cm
Width:
1.2cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
1882   -   Sommerville Gem Number
156   -   Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Bibliography:

[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: 34-35
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[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
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