Sardonyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Aesculapius standing to right, holding serpent staff at his right side. Cameo copies a IVth later statuary type which was much copied by the Romans.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
|309 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
|442 || - || Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)|
[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 442
[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: pp. 686-687, no. 309, pl. 20
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