University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-2507
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Height: 1.1cm
Width: 1.5cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2507 - Sommerville Gem Number


(Modern Gilt Ring Setting) Aphrodite crouching to left in her bath holding her drapery up over her head and in front of her. Neo-Classic, going back to later Hellenistic models in painting and sculpture.


[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 208, fig. 83, pl. 145,148View Objects cited in this Publication

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