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Seán Hemingway, curator, Department of Greek and Roman Art, discusses early twentieth-century reproductions of works from Sir Arthur Evans's historic excavations of Minoan Crete and Heinrich Schliemann's Mycenaean Greece.
This lecture was recorded on September 9, 2011, in conjunction with the exhibition Historic Images of the Greek Bronze Age: The Reproductions of E. Gilliéron & Son, on view May 17, 2011, through June 17, 2012.
Eros, God of Love
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Agate oval seal
Agate ring stone
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Warrior consulting an oracle
Richter, G.M.A. 2006: 2nd Edition. Catalogue of Engraved Gems: Greek, Etruscan, and Roman. Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider, no. 227, p. 56, pl. 34.
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