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Silver pendant ring with agate scaraboid

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th–5th century B.C
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Silver, agate
Dimensions:
Other: 3/8 x 1/4 x 1/8 in. (1 x 0.6 x 0.3 cm) Other (width of ring): 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.4168
Not on view
Griffin with wings displayed stands before an ankh symbol.
From Cyprus

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