|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904|
|Other Number:||1087 - Sommerville Gem Number|
Sommerville: White Topaz. Aristides, surnamed the Just on account of his inflexible integrity. Gold and Bronze Rings - Cameos, Case QQQ.
Vermeule: White Topaz. Cameo. (Modern gilt ring setting) Bust termed that of Aristides, facing. The features suggest portraits of Demosthenes, but are probably inspired by a Roman portrait of the 2nd cent. A.D. Neo-Classic.
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. 542||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Engraved Gems: Their History and an Elaborate View of Their Place In Art.. Maxwell Sommerville. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 738, no. 1087||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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