Cameo pendant (possibly Bacchus)

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Historical period(s)
300-100 BCE
Medium
Opaque white overlay on blue glass base set in gold
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.3 × 2.3 × 1.2 cm (7/8 × 7/8 × 1/2 in)
Geography
Italy
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.152.1
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.152.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Pendant: Bacchus cameo

Keywords
Gellatly collection, Italy
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
European Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license