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Gem

Scarab

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2086
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Silver
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Hippocanth
Height: 2.4 cm
Width: 1.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2086 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Carnelian. Scarab. Intaglio. (Modern silver ring setting) A hippocamp swimming to right. Late Etruscan.

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