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Ringstone: CG 292

Object information

Current Location: In storage






Aphrodite standing in profile to the right. Her himation is draped around her legs but otherwise she is nude. In her left hand she holds a palm-branch on the stem of which, to the right, is perched a dove. In her right hand she holds an apple. Aphrodite rests her left elbow on a column against which a shield is leaning. ground line.


History note: Given by A.A. de Pass

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by de Pass, Alfred A.


1st Century
Circa - Circa 100

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Olive-green plasma

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 292
Primary reference Number: 124370
Gem catalogue number: P 25(CM)
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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

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