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shell -- cylinder seal -- inscription


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. 777.
  • copyright for image:  University of Chicago
• museum number: IM32160


excavation number: As. 35:34


provenience: Tell Asmar

dimension(s) (in cm):
1.6 x 1.2

material: shell

date: Akkadian (ca. 2300 - 2200 BC)

description:
Fragment; remains of two figures; inscription: "Ikuppi-[ ], scribe, son of Shar[ ]."

status: feared to be stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:27:04
created: March 23, 2005
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