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Ringstone: CG 203

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

A nude youth kneeling on his right knee in profile to the right. On his head is a plumed Corinthian helmet and a sword is slung from his left shoulder and projects behind him. In his left hand he holds a metal-worker's hammer and in his right hand a punch with which he is chasing a design upon the cuirass before him. ground line.

Notes

History note: Leake collection

Measurements and weight

15

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Leake, William Martin

Dating

1st Century, second half#
Circa -0050 - Circa

School or Style

Augustan

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Chalcedony

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 203
Primary reference Number: 124280
Gem catalogue number: B 63(CM)
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 February 2024 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Ringstone" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124280 Accessed: 2024-02-27 02:58:09

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