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Ringstone: CG 239

Object information

Current Location: In storage






A girl standing with her body towards the front but her head in profile to the left. The upper part of her body is nude but the lower part is draped in a mantle, the end of which she clutches in her left hand. Before her on the left is a column of which she perches a cockerel


History note: Given by H.C. Caulfield

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Caulfied, H. C.


1st Century BC#
Circa -100 - Circa

School or Style

Roman Republican

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Paste (glass)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 239
Primary reference Number: 124317
Gem catalogue number: B 84(CM)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 November 2015 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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