University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2116
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Crystal (stone)
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Crab
Stars
Fish
Scorpion
Height: 0.7 cm
Width: 0.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2116 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Crystal-Ringstone. intaglio. (Modern gilt ring setting, enameled) Front top to bottom: Crab, three stars, two fish and a scorpion. Graeco-Roman.


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