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Chalcedony conoid

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Chalcedony, bluish
Dimensions:
H.: 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number:
81.6.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Hermes
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 18, p. 21, pls. 3-4, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 285, pl. 125l, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 33, pp. 9-10, pl. 6, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 33, pp. 9-10, pl. 6, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Zwierlein-Diehl, Erika. 2007. Antike Gemmen und ihr Nachleben. p. 365, fig. 182, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter & Co.

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