The Penn Museum will be reopening to the public on July 28. Learn more.
logo

Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2375
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Turquoise
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Eros
Bird
Height: 1.1 cm
Width: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2375 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Turquoise. Cameo. (Modern Gold Ring Setting) Eros seated to left, feeding a bird, an eagle? in front of him. Graeco-Roman.

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org