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Banded agate cushion-shaped seal

Period:
Late Minoan IIIA
Date:
ca. 1400–1300 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
L. 1.73 cm; W. 1.23 cm; Thickness 0.63 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Purchase, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.195.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
2 cows.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 5, p. 9, pl. 1, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 263, p. 355, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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