University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-206
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1700-1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Onyx
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Artemis
Diana
Length: 2 cm
Width: 1.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:206 - Sommerville Number

Description

Chalcedony-Onyx. Cameo. (Unmounted). Crescented, diademed or filleted draped bust of Artemis to left. Neo-Classic, after a Hellenistic statuary proto-type.


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.. Rahden. Verlag Marie Leidorf GMbH. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 218, fig. 103, pl. 175View 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. 681, no. 206View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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