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Object Number: 29-128-2073
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Late Antique Period
Date Made: 300-399 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Jasper
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Fisherman
Boat
Height: 1.4cm
Width: 1.1cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2073 - Sommerville Gem Number
197 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Red Jasper. Fisherman in boat fishing right over prow. Late antique work probably IVth century A.D.


Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 197View Objects cited in this Publication

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