University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-689
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1800-1880
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1880
Height: 1.7cm
Width: 2.2cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number689 - Sommerville Gem Number


Pale Onyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Oak-wreathed draped bust of Zeus-Sarapis., to right, a small kalathos on the head.


[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 184, fig. 35, pl. 81View 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. 712, no. 689View Objects cited in this Publication

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