Reproduction of Minoan Votive Object: Nautilus Shell

1914.02.0011

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction of Minoan Votive Object: Nautilus Shell   (1914.02.0011)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker Emile Gillieron & Fils, Athens.
Geographic Location
Period/Date Minoan, 1800–1700 BC
Culture Greek - Minoan

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 7.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 3.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 2.9 cm
Weight 30 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plaster, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Painting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Classical Museum Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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