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Banded agate intaglio set in a large gold ring

Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Agate, banded, gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 3/16 x 15/16 in. (3 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1895
Accession Number:
95.15.111
Not on view
Satyr and goat
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 61, pp. 55-56, pl. 22, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 52, fig. 112, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 201, p. 51, pl. 31, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Schlüter, Margildis, Gertrud Horster, and Peter Zazoff. 1975. Antike Gemmen in deutschen Sammlungen: Hannover, Kestner-Museum, Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Vol. 4. p. 177, Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 201, p. 51, pl. 31, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 7.95, p. 285, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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