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Object Number:
29-128-867
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Imperial Roman Period
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Jasper
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Helios
Description:
(Unmounted) Helios (Sol) standing to left, right arm raised. He wears a radiate crown and his chlamys over his left arm. Roman Imperial.
Height:
1cm
Width:
1.3cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
867   -   Sommerville Gem Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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