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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2508
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1700-1899
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sard
Gold
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Christ
Crown of Thorns
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2508 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Sard. Intaglio. (Modern silvered ring setting) Bust of Christ, crowned with the wreath of thorns, facing to the right. 18th or 19th century work.

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