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Cameo: CG 537

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

A hound lying down its front paws forward and hind quarter curled round.

Notes

History note: Given by Dr M.R. James

Measurements and weight

11
8.5

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by James, M.R. Dr

Dating

First or second century A.D.
Circa - 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 537
Primary reference Number: 124615
Gem catalogue number: B 119(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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