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Ringstone: CG 373

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

A crane standing in profile to the right. Its left leg is raised to hold a rope, attached to a pulley on the top of a column or tank, or a pun on the Greek word for crane. Ground line

Notes

History note: Greg Bequest

Measurements and weight

12
8

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed by Greg, Robert, Sir

Dating

2nd century A.D.
Circa 100 - Circa 200

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Red jasper

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 373
Primary reference Number: 124451
Gem catalogue number: GR.16.1954
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 November 2015 Last processed: Wednesday 25 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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