University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Image is Not Available
Object Number: 29-128-1818
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Corinthian Helmet
Height: 1.3cm
Width: 1.8cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1818 - Sommerville Gem Number


Pale sard. Intaglio. (Modern silver ring setting) Head of Athena facing to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Neo-Classic. The design copied directly from coins of Corinthian the Fifth and Fourth Centuries B.C.

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy /