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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. 854.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM31400|
• excavation number: Ag. 36:245
• provenience: Tell Agrab
• dimension(s) (in cm):
4.4 x 4.3
• material: white marble
• date: Jemdet Nasr (ca. 3000 - 2800 BC)
Herd of three cattle, shrine, two reed-bundle ("Inanna") symbols; wavy lines beneath animals indicating water.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:27:30
created: May 25, 2005
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