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Gem

Object Number:29-128-584
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Venetian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Venice (Italy)
Period: Medieval
Date Made: 1200-1299 AD
Early Date: 1200
Late Date: 1299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Paste
Enamel
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Crucifixion
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:584 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Sommerville: Antique Enamel. The Crucifixion. Early Byzantine. Byzantine, Case II.

Vermeule: Glass Paste. "Antique Enamel." Cameo. (Unmounted). The crucifiction with John and Mary flanking inscription IC XC. Venetian XIII Century.

Bibliography:

[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. 706, no. 584View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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