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Carnelian scaraboid seal

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 450–400 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Ionian
Medium:
Carnelian, burnt
Dimensions:
Length: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.88.40
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Wolf with tail between legs.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1922. "Engraved Gems." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 17 (9): p. 194, fig. 3.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 116, pp. 29-30, pl. 20, 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. 116, pp. 29-30, pl. 20, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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