University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-1741
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Punic
North Syrian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 699-500 BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Greenstone
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Lion
Goat
Length: 1.5 cm
Width: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1741 - Sommerville Gem Number
16 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Vermeule: Intaglio. Scaraboid. Modern gold ring setting. Greenstone. Lion attacking a goat. Line border. North Syria, 6th-7th century B.C.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Mainz am Rhein. Verlag Philipp von Zabern. pg. 78 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 22, no. 6; taf. 2View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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