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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects

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shell -- cylinder seal -- animals -- lion


shell -- cylinder seal -- combat -- bullman
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  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM76117


excavation number: 11N126


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Height: 2.6 cm, Width: 1.5 cm, Diam: 0.7 cm

material: shell

date: Akkadian (ca. 2250 BC)

description:
Cylinder seal fragment, bullman and lion.

status: stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:40
created: February 25, 2006
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