Gold pendant showing a nature god - the "Master of Animals"; he holds two geese, and stands among lotus flowers. Behind the god are stylised bull's horns. The pendant is made of sheet gold, the decoration worked in relief, and the whole backed with a plain sheet of gold.

An00015981 001 l

People

Acquired From
Creswell to The British Museum
Depicted
Master of Animals

Place

Found In
Aegina
In Gallery
G12/6
Made In
Aegina, Crete

Time

Acquired In
1892
Made
1850BC-1550BC
Period/Culture
Minoan

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