Mould or Stamp card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Mould or Stamp


Currently not on display

Mould or stamp, with incised design on both sides. Described Frederick Hilton Price (a previous owner) as a "Cake Stamp (?) deeply cut on both sides ; on one is represented an altar, and on the other a rude figure of Baubo". (1897, p.423, no. 3517). Purchased at Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 12-20 July 1911 lot 352 (1 of 8): "A mould in hard sandstone, one side with figure of Baubo, the other with altar of Asklepios; Roman date".