(Modern gilt ring setting) Jupiter seated right, figure of Victory on extended right hand, spear held vertically in left hand; eagle at feet front. Cursory Roman work of II or III A.D. carved directly so figure appears reversed instead of correctly in plaster impression.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|918 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
|141 || - || Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)
[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 141
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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