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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. 951.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM27226|
• excavation number: Is. 35:50
• provenience: Ishchali
• dimension(s) (in cm):
• material: lapis lazuli
• date: Isin-Larsa (ca. 2000 - 1800 BC)
Worshiper before rising sun-god; male figure holding cup faces interceding goddess, possibly altar between them; two crescents in field.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:28:10
created: June 1, 2005
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