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Steatite triangular prism

Period:
Middle Minoan II
Date:
ca. 1900–1750 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
L. 1.95 cm; W. 1.2 cm; 1.1 cm; 1.15 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.144
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Man with spear; bird and insect; long-horned goat.
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel: pp. 4, 8, pls. 1.4, 3.7.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 68, pp. 115-16, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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