Scaraboid gem with stag
Length: 18 mm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Intaglio. Set in modern ring. Motif oriented horizontally. Stag, with head raised, standing in profile to right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought from a Greek); loaned to MFA by Edward Perry Warren, October 28, 1925 (as 568.25); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, November 17, 1927, for $ 161,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 27.647-27.761)
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912