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Object Number: 29-128-1906
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Late Classical Greek Period
Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 399-300 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Artemis
Dog
Length: 1.4cm
Width: 1.1cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1906 - Sommerville Gem Number
56 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Pale yellow sard. (Modern gilt ring setting) Artemis running to left, discharging an arrow from her bow, her dog running beside her.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 56View Objects cited in this Publication

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