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stone -- cylinder seal -- cultic scene -- incense burner


modern impression
  • bibliography and image source: Frankfort, Henri: Stratified Cylinder Seals from the Diyala Region. Oriental Institute Publications 72. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, no. 681.
  • copyright for image:  University of Chicago
• museum number: IM14669


excavation number: As. 31:275


provenience: Tell Asmar

dimension(s) (in cm):
3.5 high

material: gray stone

date: Akkadian (ca. 2300 - 2200 BC)

description:
Broken; flat-capped standing figure and incense burner(?) on dais; inscribed

status: feared to be stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:26:32
created: January 27, 2005
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