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Scarab: CG 45

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Dionysos walking left, holding ivy-branch and kantharos

Notes

History note: Shannon bequest

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Depth: 9 mm
Height: 16.5 mm
Width: 12 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Dating

5th Century BC, Early
Circa -0500 - Circa -0450

School or Style

Archaic Greek

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Rock crystal

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 45
Primary reference Number: 124121
Gem catalogue number: S5 (CM)
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

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