University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2007
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Maker: Nicholas
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850 AD
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Iconography:Julius Caesar
Marc Antony
Height: 2.4 cm
Width: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2007 - Sommerville Gem Number
569 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)


Vermeule: Sard. Intaglio. (Modern gold ring setting) Bust of Julius Caesar, opposite which appears busts of Antony and the young Octavian (?). Pseudo-Greek letters below (Nicholas?). Bust flanked by lituus and ewer. Neo-Classic

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition


[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. 569View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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