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Gem

Swivel Ring

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Object Number:
29-128-1779
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Etruscan
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Manufacture Location:
Etruria
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Sard
Gold
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Boar
Description:
(Modern silvered swivel ring setting) A wild boar crouching left, cable border.
Height:
1.4cm
Width:
1.1cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
1799   -   Sommerville Gem Number
77   -   Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.152, no.115
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[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: 24
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[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
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