University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-561
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Gnostic (uncertain)
Provenience: Mediterranean
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:561 - Sommerville Gem Number


Sommerville: Basalt. Anubis. An amulet engraved on both sides and inscribed with abraxas characters, unintelligible.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magic in the Ancient World (16 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2017) View Objects in Exhibition


[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. 703, no. 561, pl. 48View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1901. Engraved Gems.. Philadelphia. D. Biddle. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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