University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-2236
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Onyx
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Julio-Claudian Prince
Height: 1.3cm
Width: 1.6cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number2236 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

(Modern Gold Ring Setting) Laureate head of an imperial personage facing to right. The features are those of a young Prince of the Julio-Claudian period ca. 20-40 A.D.


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