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Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 29-128-1888
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Imperial Roman Period
Section Mediterranean
Materials Emerald | Metal
Technique Intaglio
Iconography Ares | Mars | Cloak | Spear | Shield

Vermeule: Plasma of Emerald. Intaglio. (Modern gold ring setting) Ares (Mars) standing to left, his cloak over his left arm, spear held vertically in right and shield at his right side. Roman Imperial.

Height 0.5 cm
Width 0.7 cm
Depth 0.2 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 1888 - Sommerville Gem Number

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