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Agate scarab

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Agate, green and white
Dimensions:
Length: 3/8 in. (1 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.440
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Wild sow.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 62, p. 16, pl. 10, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 62, p. 16, pl. 10, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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