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Object Number: 29-128-2192
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1800-1899
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Height: 2.2cm
Width: 1.5cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2192 - Sommerville Gem Number


Mottled Agate, in brownish colors. (Modern silver ring setting) Vine-wreathed bust of Dionysos facing to right. The features copy the Greek IVth or later statuary types.


[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: p. 188, fig. 44, pl. 93View Objects cited in this Publication

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