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stone -- cylinder seal -- animals -- lion


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. 36.
  • copyright for image:  University of Chicago
• museum number: -


excavation number: Kh. VII 154


provenience: Khafaje

dimension(s) (in cm):
3.3 x 2.1

material: green stone

date: Uruk (ca. 3200 - 3000 BC)

description:
Bull throwing lion.

status: feared to be stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:23:04
created: September 29, 2003
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