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Intaglio with the Head of Dionysus
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Intaglio with the Head of Dionysus


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This intaglio shows the bearded head of the god Dionysos in profile to the left.
Exhibitions
  • From Alexander to Cleopatra: Greek Art of the Hellenistic Age. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988-1989.
Provenance Henry Walters, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters), New York, 1931, by inheritance; Mrs. Henry Walters Sale, Joseph Brummer, New York, 1942; Walters Art Museum, 1942, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase [formerly part of the Walters Collection], 1942

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Period
323-30 BC (Hellenistic)
Medium
garnet
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.934
Measurements
H: 11/16 x W: 1/2 x D: 3/16 in. (1.7 x 1.3 x 0.5 cm)
Geography
  • Greece (Place of Discovery)

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