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seal
  • bibliography and image source: Martin, Harriet: (unpublished; courtesy British School of Archaeology in Iraq).
  • copyright for image:  British School of Archaeology in Iraq
• museum number: IM80624


excavation number: AbS1415


provenience: Abu Salabikh

dimension(s) (in cm):
height: 2.9; diam.: 2

material: soft white stone

date: -

description:
The seal ends and its surface are very worn. The design is almost effaced. It appears to be a combat scene consisting of five rampant figures.

status: feared to be stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:30:37
created: April 28, 2004
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