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Lentoid seal

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Intaglio. Two horned ibex walking left; dolphin diving in upper right field. Delicate work. Pierced vertically for string. Minor chips at edges.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Byron Zoumboulakis, 8 Place de la Taconnerie, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, November 10, 1965

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic Period,

Dimensions

Diameter (max.) x thckns.: 2.1 x .95 cm (13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1317

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals