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Steatite triangular prism

Period:
Early Minoan III-Middle Minoan I
Date:
ca. 2400–1900 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.3 cm; W. of each side 1. 3 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.107
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Man (?) with carrier pole; abstract motif; composite monster (?).
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel: pp. 4, 7, pls. 1.1, 3.1.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 11, pp. 15-16, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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