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Intaglio Portrait of Faustina the Younger, Wife of Marcus Aurelius
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Intaglio Portrait of Faustina the Younger, Wife of Marcus Aurelius


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description Later mounted as a ring with gold and enamel.
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
  • Objects of Adornment: Five Thousand Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York; Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa; Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo; The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota. 1984-1987.
  • Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery and the Zucker Family Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1987.
Provenance Collections of Lord Chesterfield [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Earl of Bessborough, cat. no. 104; Duke of Marlborough, cat. no. 472; Sale, Joseph Brummer, New York, 1942; Walters Art Museum, 1942, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1942

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Period
ca. 1500-1550 (Renaissance)
Medium
carnelian
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.1071
Measurements
9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Geographies
  • Italy (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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