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Gem

Stickpin

Object Number:29-128-2445
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1800-1899
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Agate
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Man
Height: 1.4 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2445 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Agate. Cameo. (Modern gold stick-pin setting) Head of a man of Mongolian or Siberian type, facing. A cloak drawn over his head. 19th century.

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