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WHA_212JN

Seven terracotta animal figurines Minoan, 2000-1700 BC (MMI-MMII). These figureines of cattle, sheep a goat and a dog were dedicated at the peak sanctuary of Petaofas in east Crete. It is likely that these were votives dedicated to ensure the welfare of domestic animals.

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Seven terracotta animal figurines Minoan, 2000-1700 BC (MMI-MMII). These figureines of cattle, sheep a goat and a dog were dedicated at the peak sanctuary of Petaofas in east Crete. It is likely that these were votives dedicated to ensure the welfare of domestic animals.