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Object Number: 29-128-738
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Victorian
Height: 2cm
Width: 2.8cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number738 - Sommerville Gem Number


(Unmounted) Crescented, filleted, draped bust of Artemis to right. The concept is in the Victorian "sentimental" style popular among cheaper cameos from the last century to the present day. Victorian.


[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 715, no. 738View Objects cited in this Publication

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