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Gem

Ring

Object Number:29-128-2263
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Post Classical
Date Made: 1700-1899
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Jasper
Gold
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Dragon
Height: 1.5 cm
Width: 1.2 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2263 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Vermeule: Green Jasper. Cameo. (Modern gilt ring setting, with sunflower engraved in reverse) A Dragon crouching to left, head turned back to the right. 18th or 19th century.

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