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Agate Cushion

Period:
Middle Minoan III
Date:
ca. 1700–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
Overall: 11/16 x 1/2 in. (1.7 x 1.3 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.324
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
architectural motifs
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1964. "Cretan and Mycenaean Seals in North America." American Journal of Archaeology, 68(1): p. 8, pls. 1.12, 2.11, 3.16.

Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 126, p. 208, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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