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Object Number 29-128-1086
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Imperial Roman Period
Section Mediterranean
Materials Chalcedony | Gold
Technique Cameo
Iconography Domitia

Sommerville: Chalcedony-Onyx. Domitia, wife of the Emperor Domitian. Gold and Bronze Rings - Cameos, Case QQQ.

Vermeule: Chalcedony-Onyx. Cameo. (Modern gold ring setting) Sommerville identifies person as Domitia, wife of Emperor Domitian (81-96 A.D.) and this identification accords well with her coin portraits. Graeco-Roman.

Height 1.6 cm
Width 1 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 1086 - Sommerville Gem Number

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