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Object Number:29-128-875
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Heliotrope (Mineral)
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Silenus
Bacchus
Dionysos
Height: 1.1 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:875 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Unmounted) Silenos standing to left, beside a youthful Dionysus who extends his hand to him. Graeco-Roman


Bibliography:

[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. 723, no. 875, pl. 69View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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