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Ringstone: CG 292

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

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.

Notes

History note: Given by A.A. de Pass

Measurements and weight

11
15

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1st Century
Circa - Circa 100

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work

Intaglio

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)
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/124370 Accessed: 2024-04-23 15:46:41

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