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Gem

Gem Impression

Ring

Intaglio

Object Number:
29-224-30
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Graeco-Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Graeco-Roman Period
Date Made:
3rd quarter of 1st century BC
Early Date:
-50
Late Date:
-25
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Carnelian
Plaster
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Male Portrait
Hercules
Description:
Oval intaglio ring; Hercules profile, facing left; post ancient ring setting.
Length:
1.5cm
Width:
1.2cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:
B64   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: 32
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