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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. 382.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: -|
• excavation number: Kh. VI 126
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
4 x 2
• material: shell
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Upper register: indistinct; lower register: seated figure perhaps drinking through tube from jar; perhaps two standing figures slaughtering wild boar.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:24:57
created: February 14, 2004
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