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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2003
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Youth
Pitcher
Column
Height: 0.8 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2003 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Sard. Intaglio. (Modern gilt ring setting) Surface of stone somewhat chipped. A youth standing to right, pouring a libation? from a pitcher; a column appears at left. Graeco-Roman.

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