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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. 438.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15423|
• excavation number: Kh. II 45
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
3 x 1.4
• material: shell
• date: Akkadian (ca. 2300 - 2200 BC)
Minor deity introducing worshipper approaches deity seated before altar and probably holding two branches.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:25:17
created: March 9, 2004
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