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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. 375.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM42561|
• excavation number: Kh. IX 40
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
2 x 1.1
• material: lapis lazuli
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Lion attacking goat crosses human-headed bull attacked by another lion, which is restrained by nude figure.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:24:54
created: October 14, 2003
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