Intaglio gem, portrait head

Details

  • Title

    Intaglio gem, portrait head

  • Associated place

    The Roman World (place of creation)
  • Date

    3rd century AD (AD 201 - 300)
  • Material and technique

    red enamel

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.9 x 1.1 x 0.28 cm (length x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Richard Hattatt.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1992.75.1

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Further reading

Martin Henig, and MacGregor, A., Catalogue of the Engraved Gems and Finger-Rings in the Ashmolean Museum, ii: Roman, British Achaeological Reports, International Series, 1332: Studies in Gems and Jewellery, 3 (Oxford: Archaeopress, 2005), 5.35, 70

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