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Gem

Object Number:29-128-899
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Carnelian
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Victory
Pax?
Palm Branch
Scepter
Height: 0.7 cm
Width: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:899 - Sommerville Gem Number

Description

Sommerville: Jacinth. Victory. Greek. Intaglios and Their Imprints, Case DDD.

Vermeule: Carnelian. Intaglio. (Unmounted) Pax (?) standing to right., a palm branch on her right shoulder, a sceptre-staff vertically in her left hand. Roman Imperial.

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. 725, no. 899, pl. 66View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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