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Ornaments, ear-rings, and belt of gold.

Image ID: 831987

Ornaments, ear-rings, and belt of gold. (1890)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ornaments, ear-rings, and belt of gold.

Published Date

: 1890

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "No. 1, a winged Genius, holding a crown under a rosette, all of gold ; No. 2, the chariot of the Sun over a crescent, and winged Victories resting upon a sort of cupola ; No. 3, a swan in white enamel, hung from a gold rosette ; No. 4, fragment of a gold belt found at Ithaca (Saglio, Dict. des Ant. etc., figs. 965, 966, 968, 969)." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From History of Rome and of the Roman people from its origin to the invasion of the barbarians : containing over three thousand engravings, one hundred maps and plans and numerous chromolithographs. (Boston : Estes and Lauriat, 1890) Duruy, Victor (1811-1894), Author. Mahaffy, John Pentland, Sir (1839-1919), Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Jewelry -- Ancient Roman

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC JEWE-Anc-Ro

Digital ID

: 831987

Record ID

: 715211

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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