University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1392
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850 AD
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Materials:Glass Paste
Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Ptolemy Philadelphus
Height: 13.3 cm
Width: 11.9 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1392 - Sommerville Gem Number
557 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)


Sommerville: Ptolemy Philadelphus and Arisonoe Vermeule: Marble. Cameo. Ptolemy Philadelphus and Arsinoe. Copy of a cameo in Vienna. Neo-Classic

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[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. 557View 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. 759, no. 1392, pl. 101View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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