University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-91
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Maker: Teresa Talani
Period: Neoclassical
Length: 2.8cm
Width: 2.1cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number91 - Sommerville Gem Number


Bust of Isis to right., concept Neo-Classic rather than Egyptian. Signed in the field at left, Teresa Talanif. Neo-Classic.


[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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 186, fig. 37, pl. 84View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 672, no. 91View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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