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Object Number: 29-128-225
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1600-1799
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Length: 2.2cm
Width: 1.4cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number225 - Sommerville Number


Agate. Cameo. (Unmounted). Bust of Athena to right, wearing a wreathed crested helmet; drapery appears pinned with a broach on her right shoulder, a sword belt across her left. 17th or early 18th century.


[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. 682, no. 225View Objects cited in this Publication

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