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Object Number:
17109
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Red Jasper
Gold
Technique:
Intaglio
Iconography:
Eros
Dolphin
Bow
Sea Monster
Description:
ancient gold ring - intaglio with cupid on dolphin. (1893). Red Jasper; intaglio; ancient beaten gold setting. Eros riding to right on dolphin, holding bow and arrow, shooting at sea monster. (Vermeule 1956-1957)
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert H. Lamborn
Other Number:
131   -   Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)
K255?   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
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