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Prism, triangular

Period:
Middle Minoan II
Date:
ca. 1800–1700 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan, Crete
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
Other: 3/4 x 7/16 in. (2 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.130
Not on view
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 45, pp. 74-75, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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