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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. 576.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15666|
• excavation number: As. 32:822
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
3.5 x 2
• material: stone
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Two crossed human-headed bulls attacked by two lions, one lion restrained by bearded kilted figure; blank inscription panel.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:26:01
created: November 16, 2004
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