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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. 670.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM18956|
• excavation number: As. 33:113
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
3.5 x 2.5
• material: hematite
• date: Akkadian (ca. 2300 - 2200 BC)
Bull-man attacking lion; nude girdled hero subduing water buffalo; battle-ax, eight-pointed star, and antelope in field; blank inscriptions panel.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:26:28
created: January 27, 2005
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