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Cylinder Seal

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Object Number:
B16305
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area:
Below surface, D.P.
Period:
Ur I
Date Made:
c 2000 BC
Early Date:
-2200
Late Date:
-1800
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Stone
Hematite
Iconography:
Seated God
Votary
Vase
Ampulla Libra
Dog
Stick
Description:
CBS Register: cylinder seal. hematite. seated god holding V [roman numeral 5?] two rotaries. Vase, ampulla, libra, dog, crooked stick. 21 x 9 mm c.2000BC
UE X: seated god of the "standard" type as above. The worshipper stands before him with clasped hands, followed by the assistant praying with one hand up. Crescent, ampulla, libra, a seated dog with a crook on head, a Nergal weapon are scattered in the field. Haematite cylinder.
Length:
2cm
Width:
0.9cm
Other Number:
U.7046   -   Field No SF
UE X: 390   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)
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