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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects
- bibliography and image source:
Frankfort, Henri: Stratified Cylinder Seals from the Diyala Region.
Oriental Institute Publications 72. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, no. 546.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: -|
• excavation number: As. 33:232
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
About 3 x 4.3
• material: unbaked clay
• date: Early Dynastic (ca. 2900 - 2400 BC)
Ancient impression on clay; upper register: remains of seated and standing figures; lower register: three figures preceding chariot drawn by onager.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:25:52
created: October 22, 2004
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