(Modern silvered swivel ring setting) Hero with club over shoulder kneeling left, probably Theseus rather than Herakles. Cable Border. Excellent Etruscan Style.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|1791 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
|67 || - || Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)
[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
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