University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1894
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Amethyst
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Eros
Bow
Arrow
Palm
Height: 0.9 Centimeters/Inches
Width: 1.3 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1894 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Gold Ring Setting) Eros standing to right, with bow and arrow, palm on ground behind him. Graeco-Roman, very good style.


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