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Gem

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Object Number:
29-128-315
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Neoclassical
Date Made:
1700-1850
Early Date:
1700
Late Date:
1850
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Onyx
Technique:
Cameo
Iconography:
Amazon
Description:
Sardonyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Bust of an amazon facing to left. She wears an 18th version of the Phrygian bonnet. Neo-classic.
Height:
1.1cm
Width:
1.5cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
Other Number:
315   -   Sommerville Gem Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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