Heavy ring with red jasper intaglio: Minerva Standing to right brandishing her spear and holding a shield in her left hand. Ringstone is original to setting.
Museum Purchase; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
Silk Road Highlights Supplement (10 Feb 2011)
[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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