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Swivel Ring

Object Number:29-128-2306
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:Ares
Helmet
Shield
Spear
Sword
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 2.2 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2306 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Pale Sard. Intaglio. (Modern Gold Swiveled Ring Setting) Areas standing facing, his right foot placed on a shield. He wears a triple-crested helmet and holds a spear in the raised right hand and a sword or Parazoriun in the left. Neo-Classic.

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