Impressions of a gem

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Accession Number

13.122

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Top-shaped piece of clay pierced twice, and with three impressions from an intaglio gem representing a woman seated to right before a thymiaterion.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Dardanelles.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren