University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-224-742
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Classical Greek
Hellenistic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Classical Greek Period
Hellenistic Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Goddess
Arethusa?
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:59 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Vermeule: Bronze Ring (Fragmentary). Greek Hellenistic Period. Head of goddess to right. The design reminescent of head of Arethusa and other divinities in S. Italian and Sicilian coins of IVth c. BC


Bibliography:

[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. 59View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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