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This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Crete.


A symbol discovered on the wall of an ancient building on the Greek island of Crete. Dated to 400 B.C.E. No contextual information known at this time.

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Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.

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