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Seal, cushion

Period:
Middle Minoan III–Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1650–1500 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan, Crete
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
Other: 5/16 x 3/8 x 1/8 in. (0.8 x 0.9 x 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.270
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. 149, p. 233, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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