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Object Number 29-128-1088
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Neoclassical
Date Made 1700-1850
Section Mediterranean
Materials Sard | Gold
Technique Cameo
Iconography Maecenas

Sommerville: Sard. Maecenas, the chief minister and friend of Augustus. Gold and Bronze Rings - Cameos, Case QQQ.

Vermeule: Sard. Cameo. (Modern gilt ring setting) Draped bust right, of Maecenas the chief Minister and friend of Augustus. Neo-Classic.

Height 2.8 cm
Width 1.8 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 1088 - Sommerville Gem Number

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