University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-798
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1700-1880
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1880
Height: 2.3cm
Width: 3.2cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number798 - Sommerville Gem Number


Red Jasper. (Unmounted) Bust of Athena facing, head turned slightly to right. She is helmeted and a cloak appears on her right shoulder, shield on left. 18th or 19th century.


[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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 718, no. 798View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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