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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. 508.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: -|
• excavation number: As. 32:1333
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
2.6 x 1.5
• material: bone
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Crossed lions attacking two goats; one goat attacked by third lion, which is assaulted by kilted figure with dagger and indistinct object; serpent in field.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:25:40
created: April 20, 2004
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