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Ringstone: CG 340

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

A nude youth walking towards the right, his torso fully frontal and his head in profile to the left. His right hand holds the horns of a reluctant goat which he endeavours to drag along with him. In his left hand he holds a staff. A tree arches over the scene. ground line.

Notes

History note: McClean bequest

Measurements and weight

11
9

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed by McClean, Frank

Dating

1st Century, Early
Circa - Circa 50

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Light green plasma

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 340
Primary reference Number: 124418
Gem catalogue number: B 199(CM)
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Ringstone" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124418 Accessed: 2024-05-22 08:42:49

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