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Reproduction of gold embossed disk with cuttlefish

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Original gold disk with cuttlefish in the National Archaeological Museum, Athens (Late Helladic I Period, about 1600-1500 B.C., excavated in 1876 in Shaft Grave III, Grave Circle A, Mycenae).

Provenance

Purchased of Galvanoplastische Kunstanstalt, Geislingen, for $354.54 (this is the total price for MFA 01.5355-01.5424)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic I Period, about 1901

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.064 D.

Accession Number

01.5402

Medium or Technique

Gilt-copper-alloy electrotype

Collections

The Ancient World

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