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Chalcedony scaraboid seal

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 450–400 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Ionian ?
Medium:
Chalcedony
Dimensions:
Length: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.121
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Lion walking to right.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 42, p. 43, pls. 13, 18, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 101, p. 27, pl. 18, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 2006[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman, 2nd edn. no. 101, p. 27, pl. 18, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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