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Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 29-128-980
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Italian
Provenience Mediterranean
Manufacture Location Italy
Period Post Classical
Date Made 1600-1699
Section Mediterranean
Materials Gold | Sardonyx
Technique Cameo
Iconography Maenad

Sommerville: Sardonyx. A Bacchante. Gold and Silver Rings - Cameos, Case JJJ.

Vermeule: Sardonyx. Cameo. (Modern Gilt Ring Setting) Flower-wreathed, draped bust of a "Maenad" facing to right. Italian, 17th century.

Height 2 cm
Width 2.7 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 980 - Sommerville Gem Number

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