Exhibitions/ Art Object

Gold ring

Period:
Classical
Date:
3rd quarter of the 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H.: 15/16 in. (2.4 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1123
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Seated woman with Eros and bird
Said to be from Macedonia

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 46, pp. 44-45, pl. 20, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Alexander, Christine. 1928. Jewelry: The Art of the Goldsmith in Classical Times as Illustrated in the Museum Collection. p. 53, fig. 117, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 89, p. 24, pl. 16, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1966. The Furniture of the Greeks, Etruscans and Romans. p. 133, fig. 632, London: Phaidon Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1970. Perspective in Greek and Roman Art. p. 33 n. 5, fig. 150, New York and London: Phaidon Press.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1981–1999. Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vols. 1-8. Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1984. Aphrodisias-Athena, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 2. Aphrodite, no. 838, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 89, p. 24, pl. 16, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Jackson, Monica. 2006. Hellenistic Gold Eros Jewellery: Technique, Style and Chronology, BAR International Series. pl.26 (A), 1, Oxford: Archaeopress.

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