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Gem

Scaraboid

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2068
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Hellenistic Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Ibis
Height: 2.1 cm
Width: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2068 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Sard, scaraboid. Intaglio. (Modern gilt ring setting) Ibis? standing to right, his head turned in other direction. Greek.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich K. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Mainz am Rhein. Verlag Philipp von Zabern. pg. 78 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 26, no. 36; taf. II; taf. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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