University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2149
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Height: 3.7 cm
Width: 3.6 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2149 - Sommerville Gem Number
503 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)


Vermeule: Sardonyx. Cameo. (Filigreed gold pin setting) Box for scent? locket top. Head of Medusa of the Hellenistic "Pathetic" type.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 503View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |