Judgement of Orestes
Green Mottled Agate? (Modern Gold Ring Setting) Athena standing to left. There appears to be a tree standing in the background and she appears to be casting an object into a large amphora. Undoubtedly the scene of Athena casting her vote in the Judgement of Areste. Graeco-Roman. Compare the similar scene on Roman IInd A.D. Sarcophagi.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
|1900 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
[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. 45, no. 181; taf. 35
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