University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1922
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Pan
Pedum
Thyrsus
Flute
Height: 1.1 cm
Width: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1922 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Yellow sard. Intaglio. (Modern Gilt Ring Setting) Hole at lower right. Pan dancing to right, holding pedum and thrysus, his flutes appear on the ground in front of him. Neo-Classic, in skillful imitation of a Graeco-Roman stone.


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