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Ringstone: CG 1048

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Personal emblem (nisan): crescent linked to line, bisecting yoke.

Notes

History note: Davis collection purchased with Greg fund

Measurements and weight

10
8

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

6th Century#
Circa 500 - Circa 600

School or Style

Sasanian

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Carnelian

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 1048
Primary reference Number: 124848
Gem catalogue number: E.183.1982
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 April 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Ringstone" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124848 Accessed: 2024-04-14 14:12:10

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124848 |title=Ringstone |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-14 14:12:10|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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