University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-1149
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Length: 1.1cm
Width: 0.9cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1149 - Sommerville Number
GL01b (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Glass paste, imitating pale sard. (Unmounted) Woman seated to right, facing a small Ionic column on which a bird is perched. Probably made for ritual purposes.


[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63, no. 321; taf. 58View 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. 742, no. 1149View Objects cited in this Publication

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