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Gold ring

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
2nd half of the 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H.: 9 7/16 in. (23.9 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1125
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Woman before thymiaterion (incense burner)
Said to be from Macedonia

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 48, pp. 45-46, pl. 20, 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. 49, fig. 106, 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. 90, p. 25, pl. 16, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae (LIMC). 1984. Vol. 2: Aphrodisias-Athena. "Aphrodite," p. 41, no. 286, pl. 30, Zürich: Artemis Verlag.

Zaccagnino, Cristiana. 1998. Il Thymiaterion nel Mondo Greco: analisi delle fonti, tipologia, impieghi. p. 154, Roma: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 90, p. 25, pl. 16, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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