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Gem

Object Number:29-128-158
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Quartz
Amethyst
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Stag
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:158 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Sommerville: Amethystine Quartz. A stag reposing. A similar one is in the Musee de Cluny, Paris. Greek and Roman Cameos, Case K.

Bibliography:

[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. 678, no. 158View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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