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Ring with an Intaglio of a Seated Man
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Ring with an Intaglio of a Seated Man


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description The intaglio set in this ring depicts a nude man sitting on rocks in profile to the left. He holds an object in his left hand. To the left of the figure is a statue, possibly of the god Priapus, on a column with the branches of a tree shown behind.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/22/1960Treatmentother
12/14/1978Examinationexamined for condition
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1st century (Roman Imperial)
Medium
carnelian; ring: bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2211
Measurements
3/4 x 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (1.9 x 2.6 x 2.2 cm)
Geography
  • Roman Empire (Place of Discovery)

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