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Scarab

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek or Etruscan
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
Other: 3/8 x 9/16 x 5/16 in. (1 x 1.4 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number:
81.6.6
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 63, p. 56, pl. 22, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 191, p. 50, pl. 31, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Zazoff, Peter. 1968. Etruskische Skarabäen. no. 1482, p. 207, Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 191, p. 50, pl. 31, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 7.79c, p. 282, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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