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Ring bezel with scaraboid

Medium:
Gold, sard
Dimensions:
Other: 1/4 × 1/8 × 9/16 in. (0.7 × 0.4 × 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.4163
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4163, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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