50 BC-AD 400
(Modern gilt ring setting) Bacchus leaning to left, resting on column against which rests his thrysus. He extends a karanthos or wine jug in right hand, toward panther crouching beside him.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|1923 || - || Sommerville Number|
|112 || - || 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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