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Object Number:MS6011
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 1st century
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Plaster
Technique:Cameo
Iconography:Man
Child
Woman
Warrior
Winged Horse
Length: 31.5 cm
Width: 27.5 cm

Description

Vermeule: Copy in Painted plaster of the "Grand Cameo de France." in Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Central section left to right: standing figure with child in front of him. Standing figure wearing armor; Female? figure wearing wreath; 2 seated figures; male in armor, seated female. Above: 5 figures - one on winged horse. Below: 8 figures, central one a woman with child.

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