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Engraved Gem

Object Details

Title:

Engraved Gem

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Roman

Date:

1st century

Medium:

Carnelian

Object Number:

80.AN.43.8

Dimensions:

1 × 0.9 × 0.2 cm (3/8 × 5/16 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of William L. Eagleton, Jr.

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1980

William L. Eagleton, Jr., American, 1926 - 2011, donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1980.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Spier, Jeffrey. Ancient Gems and Finger Rings: Catalogue of the Collections (Malibu: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1992), no. 267.

Tiverios, Michalis, et al. "Zeus." In Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae VIII (1997), pp. 310-374, p. 361, no. 415.