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Gold ring with a carnelian or glass intaglio

Period:
Mid or Late Imperial
Date:
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
diameter 1 1/4in. (3.2cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Christos G. Bastis, in honor of Philippe de Montebello, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.539.12
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Draped female bust
von Bothmer, Dietrich, Bernard V. Bothmer, Pat Getz-Preziosi, Diana Buitron-Oliver, and Andrew Oliver, Jr. 1987. Antiquities from the Collection of Christos G. Bastis, Emma Swan Hall, ed. no. 185, p. 308, Mainz on Rhine: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

Herrmann, Ariel and Dr. Seán Hemingway. 1996. "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 1995-1996." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 54(2): pp. 12-3.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1996. "One Hundred Twenty-sixth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1995 through June 30, 1996." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 126: p. 17.

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