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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2498
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1850
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1850
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Chalcedony
Silver
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Philosopher
Height: 1.8 cm
Width: 2.3 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2498 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Chalcedony. Intaglio. (Modern Silver Ring Setting) Draped bust of a bearded man of philosopher type facing to left. Neo-Classic.

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