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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects

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stone -- cylinder seal -- animals -- lion


stone -- cylinder seal -- combat -- male versus animal


stone -- cylinder seal -- combat -- bull, human-headed


stone -- cylinder seal -- combat -- hero


stone -- cylinder seal -- heroic figure -- hero
more images:
modern impression



side view
  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM76132


excavation number: 11N180


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Height: 3.4 cm, Diam: 2.25 cm

material:

date: -

description:
combat seal involving hero figure (naked and en-face, wearing belt), human-headed bull and lion.

status: stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:44
created: February 25, 2006
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