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Faistos Disc or Phaistos Disc 13cm

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Faistos Disc or Phaistos Disc 13cm

€6.00

Product Number:

016GOLRESSTAT

Description:

Phaistos Disc: (also spelled Phaistos Disk, Phaestos Disc) is a disk of fired clay from the Minoan palace of Phaistos on the island of Crete, possibly dating to the middle or late Minoan Bronze Age (second millennium B.C.). The disk is about 15 cm (5.9 in) in diameter and covered on both sides with a spiral of stamped symbols. Its purpose and meaning, and even its original geographical place of manufacture, remain disputed, making it one of the most famous mysteries of archaeology. This unique object is now on display at the archaeological museum of Heraklion.

Material:

Gold resin

Dimensions:

 Height  :13 cm

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