(Modern silver pin setting) Half-figured bust of Athena to left, wearing crested helmet, aegis and shield on left shoulder. Neo-Classic, a modernized version of a composition going back to the Athena Parthenos in the Greek Vth century.
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville
|863 || - || Sommerville Gem Number|
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1877. Engraved Gems : Their Place in the History of Art.
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