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Sard, intaglio, oval

Silenos seated on ground to right; holding a wine-skin on front o him; cable border.


By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Morrison sale 123 = Furtwängler, Gemmen xxv.1. Furtwängler "speaks of it as in Tyszkiewicz possession. It belonged to a series bought by Mr. Morrison from Castellani, & a cast of the stone [identified by the crack] was given me long ago by A. Martinetti as from a gem once in his brother's [F. Martinetti's] possession."); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

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Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution


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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Gems