University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2337
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Renaissance
Date Made: 1500-1599 AD
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1599
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Woman
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2337 - Sommerville Gem Number
423 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Vermeule: Chalcedony. Cameo. (Modern gold ring setting) Portrait of a lady of the XVIth century.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA.. Rahden. Verlag Marie Leidorf GMbH. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 168, fig. 4, pl. 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. 423View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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