University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2583
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Italy
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1700-1799
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Woman
Height: 3 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2583 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Chalcedony. Cameo. (Modern gilt ring setting) Half-figure of a half-draped woman facing to right, her left index finger on her lips. Italian, 18th century style.


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