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Object Number: 29-128-2378
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1800-1899
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Turquoise
Silver
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Eros
Sea Monster
Height: 1.1cm
Width: 0.8cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2378 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Silver Ring Setting) Setting Similar to 2373, 2369. Eros riding to right, upon a sea-monster. Neo-Classic. The carving in excellent imitation of the antique style.


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