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14195
Object Number: 29-128-908
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Date Made: 1st century BC - 1st century AD
Early Date: -99
Late Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Jacinth
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Cybele
Lions
Throne
Height: 1.8cm
Width: 1.3cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number908 - Sommerville Gem Number
116 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

(Modern gilt ring setting) Cybele enthroned, facing.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition
Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 33-34, no. 90; taf. III; taf. 20View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1950. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 116View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 726, no. 908, pl. 72View Objects cited in this Publication

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