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Metal ring/stamp: CG 556

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

A warrior wearing a plumed helmet of Corinthian type, kneeling (on his right knee) to the right. He holds a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left.

Notes

History note: Given by H.C. Caulfield

Measurements and weight

15.5
25

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Caulfied, H. C.

Dating

Fifth century B.C.
Circa -500 - Circa -400

School or Style

Classical Greek

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Bronze ring

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 556
Primary reference Number: 124635
Gem catalogue number: GR.102.1896
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 23 March 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) "Metal ring/stamp" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124635 Accessed: 2022-08-12 05:01:59

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