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Object Number:
29-128-206
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Neoclassical
Date Made:
1700-1850
Early Date:
1700
Late Date:
1850
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Chalcedony
Onyx
Technique:
Cameo
Iconography:
Artemis
Diana
Description:
Chalcedony-Onyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Crescented, diademed or filleted draped bust of Artemis to left. Neo-Classic, after a Hellenistic statuary proto-type.
Length:
2cm
Width:
1.5cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
206   -   Sommerville Number

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. 218, Fig. 103, Pl. 175
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