University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-224-29
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: 18th century
19th century
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Amethyst
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Men
Combat
Length: 2.7cm
Width: 2.3cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Oval intaglio ring; two fighting men


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Color: Stone and Marble from Antiquity to the Present (19 Aug 2014 - Aug 2015)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 236, fig. 142, pl. 241, 244View Objects cited in this Publication

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