Intaglio seal

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Object Name: 
Intaglio seal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.82
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, W: 2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1825-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift of W. Edward Thomas
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue non-lead (?) glass; cast, ground. Flat, oval form; oval frame, enclosing an intaglio depiction of a young satyr, holding a wand and a thyrsus; the rim and the back ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thomas, W. Edward, Source