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159136: Siegel CMS II,3 051

Knossos, Isopata Nekropole

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Object information: seal

Identification:

CMS-no.: II,3 051
Inventory no.: HMEm 424
Museum/Collection: GR-Iraklion, Archäologisches Museum

Provenience:

Country of discovery: Griechenland
Find spot: Knossos, Temenus
Plot/Excavation site: Nekropole Isopata
Find spot: Grab 1
Type of find spot: gebautes Kammergrab
Context dating: SM IIIA1
Area: Kreta

Form:

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

Material & Technique:

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

Measurements & Preservation:

Length: 2.25
Width: 1.6
Condition: offener Bohrkanal
Fragment: nein

General information about decor:

Decor type: figürlich
Composition: undefinierbar
Group: komplexe Gruppe
Plot: Kult, Gestik
Other decor: nein

Stylistic classification:

Stylistic group: nein
Stylistic dating: SM I-SM II
Chronological period: spät minoisch

Ornaments:

Macro-ornament: nein
Standard ornament: nein

Characters:

Lettering / Inscription: nein

Figurative motifs excepting creatures:

Topography: Himmelslinie?
Plants: Blume(4)
Symbols: Chrysalide, Ähre, Auge
Furniture/Constructions: nein
Tools: nein

Creature number 1 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Mensch
Creatures: Frau
Standard view: undefinierbar
Direction of head: undefinierbar
Direction of neck: vorwärtsgestreckt
Sexual characteristics: nein
Reduced image: Ja
Pose: Stehen
Clothing: Rock lang

Creature number 2 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Mensch
Creatures: Frau
Standard view: frontal
Direction of head: vorwärts
Direction of neck: vorwärtsgestreckt
Sexual characteristics: Busen
Reduced image: nein
Pose: Stehen
Clothing: Oberarmring, Rock lang, Unterarmring

Creature number 3 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Mensch
Creatures: Frau
Standard view: rechtsgerichtet
Direction of head: vorwärts
Direction of neck: vorwärtsgestreckt
Sexual characteristics: Busen
Reduced image: nein
Pose: Stehen
Clothing: Oberarmring, Rock lang

Creature number 4 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Mensch
Creatures: Frau
Standard view: linksgerichtet
Direction of head: vorwärts
Direction of neck: vorwärtsgestreckt
Sexual characteristics: Busen
Reduced image: nein
Pose: Stehen
Clothing: Oberarmring, Gürtel, Rock lang

Creature number 5 :

Type of creature: Lebewesen Mensch
Creatures: Frau
Standard view: linksgerichtet
Direction of head: vorwärts
Direction of neck: vorwärtsgestreckt
Sexual characteristics: Busen
Reduced image: nein
Pose: Stehen
Clothing: Oberarmring, Rock lang