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157665: Siegel CMS I 423

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Object information: seal

Identification:

CMS-no.: I 423
Inventory no.: 5400
Museum/Collection: GR-Athen, Nationalmuseum

Provenience:

Country of discovery: Griechenland
Find spot: nein
Plot/Excavation site: nein
Find spot: nein
Type of find spot: nein
Context dating: nein
Area: Kreta

Form:

Seal form: Griffösensiegel Pyramide
Number of seal surfaces: 1
Seal surface curvature: plan
Seal surface outline: rund
Seal - minor side: nein
Type of perforation: Grifföse

Material & Technique:

Material: Steatit
Material group: weicher Stein
Manufacturing technique: geschabt, gebohrt
Other details: nein

Measurements & Preservation:

Length: 1.65
Width: 1.5
Thickness: 1.35
Condition: verkratzt
Fragment: nein

General information about decor:

Decor type: figürlich
Composition: spiegelsymmetrische Zweiteilung
Group: nein
Plot: nein
Other decor: nein

Stylistic classification:

Stylistic group: nein
Stylistic dating: MM II
Chronological period: mittel minoisch

Ornaments:

Macro-ornament: nein
Standard ornament: nein

Characters:

Lettering / Inscription: nein

Figurative motifs excepting creatures:

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

Creature number 1 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Tier Vierfüßler Teil
Creatures: Katze-Kopf
Standard view: frontal
Direction of head: nein
Direction of neck: nein
Sexual characteristics: nein
Reduced image: nein
Pose: nein
Clothing: nein