Ancient gems and finger rings : catalogue of the collections / Jeffrey Spier.

Title: 
Ancient gems and finger rings : catalogue of the collections / Jeffrey Spier.

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Author/Artist: 
J. Paul Getty Museum.
Publisher: 
Malibu, Calif. : J. Paul Getty Museum, 1992.
Description: 
xiii, 184 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Other Authors: 
Spier, Jeffrey.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
127003
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5565.S68 1992z
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Glass gems: no. 22-28, 71, 129-135, 166, 402-427, 436-437, 443.
Contents: 
Guide to the catalogue descriptions --
Shapes --
Materials --
Plates --
Greek gems --
Greek rings --
Near Eastern and Phoenician seals --
Graeco-Phoenician scarabs --
Graeco-Persian gems --
Achaemenid glass conoids, scaraboids, and tabloids --
Achaemendid rings --
Etruscan scarabs --
Italic, late Hellenistic, and Roman gems --
Roman rings --
Glass gems --
Roman cameos --
Sasanian gems --
Greek and Roman sealings.
ISBN: 
0892362154
9780892362158