11 December 2009
PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
A MINOAN AGATE AMYGDALOID
MM III-LM I, CIRCA 1700-1450 B.C.
Engraved with two running long-horned goats with hairy backs, antithetically disposed
7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) long
Acquired prior to 1972.
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J.H. Betts, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel, X, Die schweizer Sammlungen, Berlin, 1980, no. 293.
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