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Gold swivel ring with banded agate scarab

Period:
Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Agate, banded, gold
Dimensions:
Other: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.174.38
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the scarab, man bending bow.
Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 51, fig, 109, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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