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Object Number:
29-128-43
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Victorian
Date Made:
1850-1885
Early Date:
1850
Late Date:
1885
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Chalcedony
Onyx
Technique:
Cameo
Iconography:
Minerva
Athena
Description:
Bust of Athena to right, wearing crested Graeco-Roman helmet and drapery on the left shoulder.
Length:
2.7cm
Width:
2cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:
43   -   Sommerville Number

Bibliography:

[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. 669, no. 43
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