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Ring

Finger Ring

Object Number:
MS3357
Current Location:
Provenience:
Italy
Period:
Imperial Roman Period
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Gold
Technique:
Gilded
Iconography:
Child
Inscription
Description:
Small ring. A naked child, prone, grasps hoop, left arm forward, right arm around and under hoop. Exterior of hoop finely engraved (herringbone pattern?). On interior is incised an inscription: DIO SERVATA MEO.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Chapter] Turfa, Jean M. "Etruscan" Gold from Cerveteri (and Elsewhere) in the University of Pennsylvania Museum, in Bell, Sinclair & Nagy, Helen. New Persectives on Etruria and Early Rome: In Honor of Richard De Puma. 91-118. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 94, fig. 6.1; p. 96
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