40004850, Marlborough, 415, Selene. Three-quarter back view of head and shoulders, with dress. Crescent in the field., Unknown, Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009), Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870), no. 415, Cornelian related posts
Still Gori. Earlier post for context. And another plate as well.
So, this just came up in a database search for something else entirely. Image links to entry. This is a section from plate “K: Histoire égyptienne” I’ve blogged very briefly about connections between RRC 399/1 and intaglios before. I, however, talked a great deal about this parallel in Tacoma last May. Here’s what I said… Continue reading The Crepereii’ Goddess
Or how I lost sometime today. Here’s the digitization. Here are the images that caught my eye for various reasons. The first is the specimen now in Berlin that sparked my interest for its mention in Dardenay 2008. And from this old catalogue I learned it had a friend and both were purchased in Rome. … Continue reading Southesk Gem Collection