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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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Gold ring set with carnelian intaglio: Head of Jupiter Ammon
Gold ring with carnelian intaglio: Head of Jupiter Ammon
Carnelian ring stone
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Elephant creeping out of the shell of a snail
Richter, Gem catalogue, no. 507.
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