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Gem

Gem Impression

Ring

Object Number:
29-224-29
Current Location:
Year of Color
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
18th century
19th century
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Amethyst
Gold
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Men
Combat
Description:
Oval intaglio ring; two fighting men
Length:
2.7cm
Width:
2.3cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Color: Stone and Marble from Antiquity to the Present (19 Aug 2014 - Aug 2015)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 236, Fig. 142, Pl. 241, 244
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