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Object Number:
29-128-738
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Victorian
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Onyx
Technique:
Cameo
Iconography:
Artemis
Description:
(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.
Height:
2cm
Width:
2.8cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
738   -   Sommerville Gem Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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