University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-888
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850 AD
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Augustus
Marc Antony
Lepidus
Height: 2.8 cm
Width: 2.1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:888 - Sommerville Gem Number
572 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)

Description

Sommerville: Yellow Chalcedony. Augustus, Mark Antony, and Lepidus. Intaglios and Their Imprints, Case DDD. Vermeule: Yellow Chalcedony. Intaglio. Augustus, Marc Antony, Lepidus, the Second Triumvirate flanked by a lituus and ewer. (and impression)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 572View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. 723, no. 888, pl. 70View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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