University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1985
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:Jasper
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Artemis
Height: 0.9 cm
Width: 0.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1985 - Sommerville Gem Number
101 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Vermeule: Jasper. Intaglio. (Ancient gold ring with green jasper in original setting) Subject difficult to discern. The figure may be Goddess Artemis. Graeco-Roman.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Rome ( Apr 1958 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 101View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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