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Object Number:29-128-227
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Italy
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1600-1799
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Iconography:Jupiter Maximus
Length: 3.8 cm
Width: 2.7 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:227 - Sommerville Number


Sommerville: Maculated red calcite. Jupter, surnamed Maximus. (From the collection of Vannutelli, a celebrated Roman advocate, who had a fine cabinet). Greek and Roman Cameos, Case M.

Vermeule: Maculated red Calcite. Cameo. (Unmounted). Laureate draped bust of Zeus facing slightly to right., carved in very high relief. From collection of Unnnutelli a celebrated Roman Advocate who had a fine cabinet. Italian; 17th or 18th century.


[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. 682, no. 227, pl. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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