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Gem

Object Number:29-128-1794
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sassanian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Stone
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Human Figure
Height: 1.7 cm
Width: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1794 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Intaglio. Dark stone. Ring. Stylized human figure. Ring is carved with torque-like lines. Sassanian.

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. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 37View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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