Striding Bull

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brownish chalcedony
Overall: 1 × 1/2 in. (2.5 × 1.3 cm)
Morgan Seal 837
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Acquired by Pierpont Morgan sometime between 1885 and 1908
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"Seal 837 recalls Greek gems of the fifth century in its exquisite engraving and spacious background. It can be dated in that period by analogy with a seal impression on a tablet of the time of Darius and Xerxes (Philadelphia 833)."--Porada, CANES, p. 104

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Bull walking.

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