University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-2291
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Dionysos
Thyrsus
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2291 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Gilt Ring Setting) Dionysos walking to left, cup on extended left hand, thrysus in right. Neo-Classic


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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 188, fig. 41, pl. 88, 90View Objects cited in this Publication

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