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Object Number: 29-128-2499
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Silver
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Aphrodite
Eros
Height: 2.1cm
Width: 2.6cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2499 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Silver Ring Setting) Aphrodite wearing helmet and holding staff/spear; Eros (without wings) holding her hand.


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