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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-1987
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Metal
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Capricorn
Sea-Goat
Height: 1 cm
Width: 0.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1987 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Dark Carnelian. Intaglio. (Modern ring setting) A sea-goat or Capricorn, facing to left. Graeco-Roman.

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich K. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Mainz am Rhein. Verlag Philipp von Zabern. pg. 78 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 52, no. 240; taf. 43View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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