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Carnelian scaraboid seal

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
Length: 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Gift of John Taylor Johnston, 1881
Accession Number:
81.6.257
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Child or dwarf stroking a hound.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style. no. 38, p. 41, pls. 13, 16, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1950. The Sculpture and Sculptors of the Greeks, 3rd edn. pp. 114, 467, fig. 364, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 96, p. 26, pl. 17, 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. 96, p. 26, pl. 17, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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