University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1840
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Silver
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Dionysos
Thyrsus
Cloak
Height: 1.4 cm
Width: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1840 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Pale Sard. Intaglio. (Modern silver ring setting) Dionysus walking to right, holding a cloak behind him and his pine-cone staff over his right shoulder. Neo-Classic


Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA.. Rahden. Verlag Marie Leidorf GMbH. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 186, fig. 40, pl. 83, 87View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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