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Accession_Number 2009.10.1.8
adlib_title gem cast
Shape Gem cast
Shape_description Oval
Material Plaster
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration A cupid/erotes sitting on and sailing an amphora with a mast and sails. Cast Number - 955
Inscriptions
Condition Good condition
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
Comparanda Possibly after or inspired by the mosaic depicting erotes sailing into the port of Leptis Magna, 2nd Century AD, in the Villa of the Nile Mosaic at Leptis Magna.
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. H - 1.4, L - 1.6
Location 10.2
Edited_by Keren and Ashli; Jasmin
Date_edited 28/10/2009; 5.4.2018
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