University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:17109
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Materials:Red Jasper
Sea Monster
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1893
Other Number:131 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)
A255 - Old Museum Number
K255? - Other Number


ancient gold ring - intaglio with cupid on dolphin. (1893). Red Jasper; intaglio; ancient beaten gold setting. Eros riding to right on dolphin, holding bow and arrow, shooting at sea monster. (Vermeule 1956-1957)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Classical World: Rome ( Apr 1958 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition
Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 131View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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