University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2200
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850 AD
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Technique:Intaglio
Relief
Iconography:Roman Emperor?
Crest
Height: 3.1 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2200 - Sommerville Gem Number
532 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Vermeule: Intaglio seal crest in setting surmounted by a bust perhaps of a Roman Emperor. Neoclassical.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[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. 532View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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