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stone -- cylinder seal -- animals -- lion


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



side view
  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM76109


excavation number: 11N97


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Height: 2.4 cm, Diam: 0.35 cm

material: white stone

date: Akkadian (ca. 2250 BC)

description:
Male figure, wearing skirt, fightling two lions.

status: stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:39
created: August 12, 2005
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