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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. 335.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15419|
• excavation number: Kh. III 742
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
4.2 x 2.8
• material: limestone
• date: Early Dynastic III (ca. 2500 - 2350 BC)
Two crossed lions attacking two girdled bulls; long-haired bearded naked figure at right; indistinct object beneath blank inscription panel.
• status: feared to be stolen
revised: April 14, 2008 10:24:43
created: October 14, 2003
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