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159123: Siegel CMS II,3 038

Knossos, Nekropole Mavro Spiläo


Object information: seal


CMS-Number: II,3 038
Inventory number: HMEm 530
Museum / Collection: GR-Iraklion, Archäologisches Museum


Find country: Griechenland
Discovery site: Knossos, Temenus
Corridor / Excavation site: Nekropole Mavro Spiläo
Excavation site/ Discovery site: Grab IX, Kammer E
Type of find spot: Felskammergrab
Context dating: MM II-SM III?
Area: Kreta


Seal form: Schildring
Number of seal surfaces: 1
Seal surface curvature: konvex
Seal surface outline: rund
Seal - auxiliary side: nein
Type of perforation: undurchbohrt

Material and technique:

Material: Gold
Material group: Metall
Manufacturing technique: graviert
Other details: nein

Dimensions and preservation:

Length: 0.95
Width: 0.85
Thickness: 0.05
Condition: normal
Fragment: nein

General information about decor:

Decor type: Schrift
Composition: undefinierbar
Group: nein
Plot: nein
Other decor: Szenentrenner

Stylistic classification:

Stylistic group: nein
Stylistic dating: MM III-SM I
Chronological period: mittel minoisch spät minoisch


Macro-ornament: nein
Standard ornament: nein


Lettering: Linear A

Figurative motifs excepting creatures:

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