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Triangular prism with three oval seal faces

Period:
Middle Minoan II
Date:
ca. 18th century B.C.
Geography:
Crete
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Chlorite or steatite, black
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 2.01 -.05 x 1.54 cm Height: String Hole: 0.3 x 0.5
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.383.64
Not on view
By 1983, collection of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, New York; acquired by the Museum in 1984, gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 115 (Jul. 1,1984 - Jun. 30, 1985), p. 20.
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