University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2088
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Etruria
Iconography:Dying Hero
Short Sword
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2088 - Sommerville Gem Number
68 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)


Vermeule: Yellow Carnelian. (Modern gold swivel ring setting) A dying hero with shield and short sword. Etruscan.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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