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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-1843
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sardonyx
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Satyr
Thyrsus
Panther Skin
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 2 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1843 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Sardonyx. Intaglio. (Modern Gilt ring setting) A satyr revelling to right, panther's skin and thrysus carried over his shoulders. Neo-Classic

Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich K. 2011. Höchste Schönheit und einfache Grazie. Klassizistische Gemmen und Kameen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia PA.. Rahden. Verlag Marie Leidorf GMbH. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 190, fig. 47, pl. 96, 99View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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