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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1952.71.130
Title
Intaglio Gem with Two Roosters Flanking a Tree
Classification
Gems
Work Type
gem
Date
1st-3rd century CE
Period
Roman Imperial period
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/291485
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Nicolo (type of agate)
Technique
Intaglio
Provenance
Mrs. Charles B. Perkins, gift; to the Fogg Art Museum, 1952.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins
Accession Year
1952
Object Number
1952.71.130
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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