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Gem

Scaraboid

Object Number:29-128-544
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Sardonyx
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Apollo
Lyre
Length: 1.2 cm
Width: 0.9 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:544 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Sommerville: Sardonyx. Intaglio. Apollo with Harp. Etruscan Seals, Scarabei, Intaglios, and Rings, Case FF.

Vermeule: Intaglio. Sardonyx. Scaraboid. Unmounted. Apollo standing to left, his right foot on a rock, a large lyre held on his knee. Italic.

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. 544, pl. 45View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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