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Stamp-seal: CG 1051

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Personal emblem (nisan) crescent linked to opposed yokes. Border of dashes.

Notes

History note: Davis collection purchased with Greg fund

Measurements and weight

10
13

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Fourth or fifth century A.D.
Circa 300 - Circa 500

School or Style

Sassanian

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Carnelian

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 1051
Primary reference Number: 124851
Gem catalogue number: E.184.1982
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 April 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 25 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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