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Object Number: 29-128-1203
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Length: 3.9cm
Width: 3.6cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1203 - Sommerville Number
GL01b (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Fragment: glass paste. (Unmounted) Probably the bottom of a jar or top of some object. Broken irregularly on all sides and repaired with wax. Color: White and purple imitating Sardonyx. Apollo seated to left, a serpent python beside him. The Delphic tribes behind and a female attendant at left facing him. Graeco-Roman.


[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. 744, no. 1203View Objects cited in this Publication

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