University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2338
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Italy
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1600-1699 AD
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1600-1699 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Dionysos
Chariot
Satyr
Panpipes
Trumpet
Pan
Height: 1.9 Centimeters/Inches
Width: 1.3 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2338 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern gilt ring setting) Bacchic procession moving to left, Dionysos in chariot drawn by Pan who carries Pan pipes. A satyr blowing trumpet in center background.


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