University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-128-545
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Basalt
Technique:Intaglio
Height: 0.9 cm
Length: 4.4 cm
Width: 3 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:545 - Sommerville Gem Number
E15350 - New Number
E15350 - Old Museum Number

Description

Sommerville: Basalt. Phoenician Scarabeus. Rare, large, and interesting. From the Zanetti Collection, Venice. Phoenician Amulets, Seals, Scarabei, Etc, Case GG. Vermeule: Phoenician scarab acc. to Sommerville. Amulet


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. 702, no. 545, pl. 46View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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