University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1081
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Renaissance
Date Made: 1500-1599 AD
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1599
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Onyx
Chalcedony (uncertain)
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Susannah
Elders
Height: 1.8 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1081 - Sommerville Gem Number
350 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Sommerville: Chalcedony-Onyx. Susannah and the Elders. Gold and Bronze Rings - Cameos, Case PPP.

Vermeule: Chalcedony-Onyx. Cameo. (Modern Gold Ring Setting) Sussanah and the Elders.


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. 350View 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. 1081View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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