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Object Number: 29-128-2052
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Date Made: 50 BC-AD 400
Early Date: -50
Late Date: 400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Emerald
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Eros
Star
Height: 0.6cm
Width: 0.8cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2052 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Gold Ring Setting) Eros running to left, both arms extended. An object resembling a star appears in the field in front of him.


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