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Agate lentoid seal

Period:
Late Minoan II–IIIA
Date:
ca. 1450–1375 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
H.: 7/8 x 13/16 in. (2.2 x 2.1 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.129
  • References

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 3, p. 8, pls. 1-2.

    Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel: p. 12, pls. 1.44, 4.15.

    Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. Berlin: Gebr. Mann, no. 287, p. 373.

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