11 December 2009
PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
A MINOAN/MYCENAEAN GREEN STEATITE LENTOID
LM/LH II-III, CIRCA 1450-1200 B.C.
Engraved with a running bull, its head thrown back, a projection at its back, perhaps a spear
11/16 in. (1.7 cm.) wide
Acquired prior to 1972.
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J.H. Betts, Corpus der Minoischen und Mykenischen Siegel, X, Die schweizer Sammlungen, Berlin, 1980, no. 297.
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