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clay -- cylinder seal -- fill element / accessories -- mace


clay -- cylinder seal -- fill element / accessories -- phallus


modern impression
  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM56502


excavation number: 3N307


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Length: 2.7 cm, Diam: 1.3-1.4 cm

material:

date: -

description:
Brown baked clay, lower edge chipped, surface flaked. Animal to left of mace with two heads, phallic male with tail to right, part of surface lost to left and above standard.




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:32
created: August 5, 2005
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