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Object Number: 29-128-1161
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 50 BC-AD 400
Early Date: -50
Late Date: 400
Length: 2.8cm
Width: 2cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1161 - Sommerville Number204 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)GL01b (ancient glass project) - Other Number


(Broken about top and unmounted). Silenus, lolling on ground, and a Maenad give a cup of wine to the child Bacchus, standing to the left. A tree fills the background.


[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 204View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. 742, no. 1161View Objects cited in this Publication

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