University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1934
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Date Made: 0-199 AD
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Satyr
Thyrsus
Trophy
Shield
Height: 1.4 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1934 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Carnelian. Intaglio. Ringstone (Modern gold ring setting) Satyr seated left, facing a rock, holding inverted thryus with fillets in outstretched hands, trophy abnd shield appear in front of him at left. Graeco-Roman work; probably I or II A.D.


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