University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-103
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sardonyx
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Chloris
Height: 1.8cm
Width: 1.5cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number103 - Sommerville Number

Description

Chloris wife of Zephyrus, goddess of flowers.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 673, no. 103View Objects cited in this Publication

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