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Carnelian Cushion

Period:
Middle Minoan III–Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1650–1500 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
Overall: 5/8 x 1/2 in. (1.6 x 1.3 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.256
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
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Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel: pp. 2, 9, pl. 3.27.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 159, p. 244, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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