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Carnelian scarab in gold ring

Period:
Classical
Date:
2nd half of the 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Carnelian, gold
Dimensions:
H.: 1/2 in. (1.3 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.492
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
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Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 125, p. 31, pl. 21, 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. 125, p. 31, pl. 21, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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