University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 29-128-1958
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Fides
Demeter
Corn
Fruit
Tray
Height: 1cm
Width: 1.3cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1958 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern gilt ring setting) Fides-Demeter standing to the right, ears of corn in her lowered right hand, a tray of fruit held on her left.


Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 46, no. 194; taf. 36View Objects cited in this Publication

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