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Agate lentoid seal

Period:
Late Minoan II
Date:
ca. 1450–1400 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
Diameter 2.7 cm-2.9 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1942
Accession Number:
42.11.34
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
A lion and two bulls.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 172, pl. 12g, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel: pp. 3, 12, pls. 1.45, 2.26, 4.22.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 251, p. 345, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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