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Steatite triangular prism

Period:
Early Minoan III-Middle Minoan I
Date:
ca. 2400–1900 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
L. 1.7 cm; W. 0.9 cm; 0.8 cm; 0.8 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.123
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Man with pole or branch; badly worn, remains of arrowhead and branch (?).
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 18, pp. 28-29, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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