University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-216
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Agate
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Athena
Minerva
Length: 2.2cm
Width: 1.4cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number216 - Sommerville Number

Description

Agate. Cameo. (Unmounted). Bust of Athena identical with the previous save that the design has been carved in mirror reversal.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 681, no. 216View Objects cited in this Publication

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