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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. 553.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM18962|
• excavation number: As. 33:204
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
2.4 x 1.5
• material: shell
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2600 BC)
Two crossed lions attacking two goats; scorpion and plant-like motif in field.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:25:55
created: October 25, 2004
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