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158047: Siegel CMS II,1 231

Flur Kambelitouria, Marathokephalo

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Object information: seal

Identification:

CMS-no.: II,1 231
Inventory no.: HMS 1210
Museum/Collection: GR-Iraklion, Archäologisches Museum

Provenience:

Country of discovery: Griechenland
Find spot: Marathokephalo, Känurjiu
Plot/Excavation site: Flur Kambelitouria
Find spot: Tholosgräber
Type of find spot: Tholosgrab
Context dating: FM II-MM IB
Area: Kreta

Form:

Seal form: Horn
Number of seal surfaces: 1
Seal surface curvature: plan
Seal surface outline: oval
Seal - minor side: nein
Type of perforation: Δ-Bohrung

Material & Technique:

Material: Hippopotamus
Material group: Bein
Manufacturing technique: geschnitten, geschabt
Other details: Zahnschmelz

Measurements & Preservation:

Length: 2.46
Width: 1.87
Thickness: 3.54
Condition: abgerieben, bestoßen, modern ergänzt, rissig
Fragment: nein

General information about decor:

Decor type: ornamental
Composition: Rapport
Group: nein
Plot: nein
Other decor: nein

Stylistic classification:

Stylistic dating: FM III-MM IA
Chronological period: früh minoisch

Ornaments:

Macro-ornament: Meander
Standard ornament: nein

Characters:

Lettering / Inscription: nein

Figurative motifs excepting creatures:

Topography: nein
Plants: nein
Symbols: nein
Furniture/Constructions: nein
Tools: nein