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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. 677.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15649|
• excavation number: As. 32:201
• provenience: Tell Asmar
• dimension(s) (in cm):
2.4 x 1.5
• material: black stone
• date: Guti? (ca. 2250 - 2150 BC)
Shamash rising on eastern mountains holds saw; uncrowned figure introducing worshipper.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:26:31
created: January 27, 2005
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