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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. 923.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: -|
• excavation number: Is. 34:39
• provenience: Ishchali
• dimension(s) (in cm):
4 x 2
• material: shell
• date: Jemdet Nasr (ca. 3000 - 2800 BC)
Lion crosssing bull attacks gazelle, which is also attacked by indistinct figure with second indistinct figure behind it; small kilted figure beneath blank inscription panel.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:27:56
created: April 11, 2005
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