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Object Number 29-128-1121
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Imperial Roman Period
Section Mediterranean
Materials Paste
Technique Cameo
Iconography Two Heads

Sommerville: Antique paste cameo, color sard. An amulet with two heads. Has been worn on a necklace. Antique Pastes, Case SSS.

Vermeule: Paste Sard. In Amulet form with loop for suspension. Two busts (left female, right male), perhaps of Roman 2nd or 3rd century, imperial personage, facing each other. Roman Imperial.

Height 1.9 cm
Width 1.4 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 1121 - Sommerville Gem Number

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