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Object Number: 29-128-1899
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Red Jasper
Metal
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Athena
Minerva
Victory
Shield
Height: 0.9cm
Width: 1.1cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1899 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Red Jasper. (Modern gilt ring setting) Athena (Minerva) standing to the left, a small Victoria (Victoriola) on her extended right hand, shield at her side in her left.


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