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Medallion: CG 780

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

Head of a Hellenistic ruler, his curly hair in a band, facing in profile to the right.

Measurements and weight

16
20

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought

Dating

18th century
Circa 1700 AD - Circa 1800 AD

Components of the work

Intaglio

Materials used in production

Onyx

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 780
Primary reference Number: 124950
Gem catalogue number: CM.297.1968
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 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) "Medallion" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/124950 Accessed: 2022-07-06 14:58:47

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