From: France | Paris (France)

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 29-128-132
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Islamic
Provenience France | Paris (France)
Section Mediterranean
Materials Alabaster
Technique Cameo
Iconography Persian Shah

Sommerville: Alabaster. A Perisan Shah. Greek and Roman Cameos, Case I.

Vermeule: Alabaster plaque, Octagona in shapel. Persian bearded shah kneeling on elaborate cushioned carpet and holding a sword on his lap, holding yataghan on knee, small dagger at waist.

Height 14 cm
Width 10 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 132 - Sommerville Gem Number

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