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Ringstone: CG 878

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

Nike advancing towards the right; she wears a long chiton, holds a palm over her left shoulder and a wreath in her right hand which she proffers to a trophy consisting of a helmet, breastplate and spears attached to a tree-trunk with a shield at its foot. ground line. patterning on a wing and chiton.

Notes

History note: Davis gift

Measurements and weight

13.5
17.5

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Davis, R.C. Mr

Dating

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

School or Style

Roman Imperial

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Carnelian

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 878
Primary reference Number: 124678
Gem catalogue number: CM.28.1982
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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Ringstone" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124678 Accessed: 2022-07-05 13:48:35

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