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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. 380.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM27211|
• excavation number: Kh. VI 23
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
1.8 x 1.2
• material: yellow translucent stone
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Long-haired figure holding two goats, one attacked by panther restrained by long-haired bull-man; third long-haired figure holds third goat; human figure between two goats above scorpion.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:24:56
created: October 14, 2003
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