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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects
- bibliography and image source:
Frankfort, Henri: Stratified Cylinder Seals from the Diyala Region.
Oriental Institute Publications 72. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, no. 341.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15427|
• excavation number: Kh. III 949
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
3 x 1.8
• material: limestone
• date: Early Dynastic (ca. 2900 - 2400 BC)
Building of ziggurat: seated horned god being shown brick by kilted figure; two other kilted figures adding to three storied structure; branch(?) in field.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:24:45
created: October 14, 2003
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