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Carnelian scaraboid with back in form of lion

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
H.: 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.380
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
zebu bull
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1956[1920]. Catalogue of Engraved Gems of the Classical Style: Greek Etruscan, and Roman. no. 103, 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. 103, p. 27, pl. 18, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

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