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Ringstone: CG 386

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

An eagle standing in profile to the right. It is about to devour a hare which it clasps in its talons. Above are two heads, possibly a Silenus and a satyr.

Notes

History note: Greg Bequest

Measurements and weight

12.5
8.5

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed by Greg, Robert, Sir

Dating

First or second century A.D.
Circa - 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 386
Primary reference Number: 124464
Gem catalogue number: GR.15.1954
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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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