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Object Number: 29-128-420
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1800-1879
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1879
Height: 1.7cm
Width: 2.4cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number420 - Sommerville Gem Number


Sardonyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Filleted bust of Eros to right, represented as an adolescent with small wings growing out of his shoulders. 19th Century.


[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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 692, no. 420View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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