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Engraved plasma gem with a cicada

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An image of Engraved gems/Ringstone. A cicada with large head and bullet-shaped body; wings by its side. Intaglio cutting, plasma, 6 mm x 5 mm, circa 0-circa 100 AD. Roman Imperial.

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Engraved gems/Ringstone. A cicada with large head and bullet-shaped body; wings by its side. Intaglio cutting, plasma, 6 mm x 5 mm, circa 0-circa 100 AD. Roman Imperial.

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  • Accession Number: CG 377
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/32.0
  • Focal length: 105
  • Camera: NIKON D800
  • Photographer name: Jaymes Sinclair
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 684 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 143.29kB
  • Exposure time: 1/15
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2014:04:30 11:40:31

Key words

1st Century AD antiquity cicada engraved gem Fitz_ANT gemstones green incised insects intaglio intaglio cutting plasma ring ringstone Roman Roman Imperial

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rgb(108,182,158), rgb(236,243,239), rgb(159,204,187), rgb(108,116,73), rgb(72,173,150), rgb(108,153,110), rgb(133,212,193), rgb(127,203,188), rgb(180,220,212), rgb(188,204,188), rgb(92,132,100)

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