(Unmounted) Three sages performing an act of divination over a human head which emerges from the ground at their feet. Cable border. Representation of some Etruscan ritual legend.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|871 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.232, no.251
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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