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Cameo: CG 585

Object information

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Miniature sculpture. Device: bust of Serapis, somewhat worn but still a fine and dignified work.

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Wake, T. H.


2nd Century BC
Circa -200 BCE - Circa -100 BCE

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Silver ring

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 585
Primary reference Number: 124664
Gem catalogue number: GR.78.1896
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 August 2015 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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