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Ringstone: CG 382

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

A female griffin crouching to the left; its tail and wings are held high: in front rests its right paw on a wheel with six spokes, representing Nemesis. Ground line.

Measurements and weight

13
17

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Van Lennep

Dating

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

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 382
Primary reference Number: 124460
Gem catalogue number: CM.1.1908
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Ringstone" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124460 Accessed: 2022-07-07 14:59:14

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