Pylos Combat Agate is Bronze Art that Revolutionizes Art History
The Pylos Combat Agate is a Bronze Age example of Greek art found in the Griffin Warrior tomb. It revolutionizes our thinking on prehistoric art.
Seal (East Asia)
A seal, in an East Asian context, is a general name for printing stamps and impressions thereof which are used in lieu of signatures in personal documents, office paperwork, contracts, art, or any ite...
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Pylos Combat Agate is Bronze Art that Revolutionizes Art History
The Pylos Combat Agate is a Bronze Age example of Greek art found in the Griffin Warrior tomb. It revolutionizes our thinking on prehistoric art.
Seal knob
Seal knob (印纽), sometimes also seal sculpture, refers to the hardstone carving or small decorative relief at the head and front of a seal. The associated carving technique is called knob carving (纽刻),...
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Shelomit seal
The Shelomit seal is an elliptical black stone seal (2.1 x 1.8 cm) excavated by Eilat Mazar in Jerusalem, January 2008. It was found in a stratified layer estimated at 2,500 years old, just outs...
Giovanni Bernardi
Giovanni Bernardi (1494 – 22 May 1553), also known as Giovanni da Castel Bolognese and as Giovanni da Castelbolognese, was an Italian gem engraver and medallist who was born in Castel Bolognese,...
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Public Seal of Hong Kong
The Public Seal of Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港公印), formally known as Public Seal of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is the seal for certifying government documents and legislations of Hong ...
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Knights Templar Seal
The Grand Masters of the Knights Templar during the later 12th and the 13th century used a double-sided great seal which showed a representation of The Dome of the Rock (or a circular dome of the Ch...
Knights Templar Seal - Wikipedia
Golden Bull of Rimini
The Golden Bull of Rimini was a Golden Bull issued by Emperor Frederick II, at his court in Rimini in March 1226 to confirm the Teutonic Knights' possessions in Prussia. It was the first of three simi...
Seal of American Samoa
The Seal of the Territory of American Samoa is based in traditional local design. The fue or the fly switch, represents wisdom, while the To'oto'o or staff represents authority. Both symbols are used ...
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King of Na gold seal
The King of Na gold seal is a solid gold seal discovered in the year 1784 on Shikanoshima Island in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. The seal is designated as a National Treasure of Japan. The seal is belie...
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Impression seal
The impression seal is a common seal that leaves an impression, typically in clay and less often in wax. In antiquity they were common, largely because they served to authenticate legal documents, su...
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James Tassie
James Tassie (1735–1799) was a Scottish gem engraver and modeller.
He was born of humble parentage at Pollokshaws, in Glasgow. During his earlier years he worked as a stonemason, but, having seen ...
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Melid
38°21′40″E / 38.38194°N 38.36111°E / 38.38194; 38.36111Melid (Hittite: Malidiya and possibly also Midduwa; Akkadian: Meliddu; Urartian: Melitea; Latin: Melitene) was an ancien...
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Matrix (numismatics)
In numismatics, a matrix is an intermediate mould used in the process of manufacturing coins.A matrix has its design in the same sense as a die. The design is engraved convex into the matrix, which is...