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Cameo: CG 536

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

A quadriga shown in profile to the left. The horses are being urged onwards by a charioteer who may be Nike. In the outstretched right hand of the charioteer is a wreath. Below the ground line is the legend 'Ibleigiosos'.

Notes

History note: Given by A.A. de Pass

Measurements and weight

10
13

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

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

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Onyx

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 536
Primary reference Number: 124614
Gem catalogue number: P41(CM)
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 23 March 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 25 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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