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Accession_Number 2007.9.2.14
adlib_title gem cast
Shape Gem cast
Shape_description Circular
Material Plaster
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Displays the head of a young man, profile facing left, surrounded by writing. Box 5, Layer 1, Gem 14
Inscriptions A.THORVVALDSEN DANVS SCVLPTOR
Condition Intact, some surface scratches.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Modern
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters 4.5
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 10.2
Edited_by Freya;Laura
Date_edited 13.9.2007;11.08.2016
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