Cylinder Seal


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 31-43-36
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area brought in.
Section Near Eastern
Materials Diorite
Iconography Lion | Club

Two lions crossed rampant, holding colossal clubs. (Ur-gar)

UE X: crossed lions upholding crescents on poles in their extended paws. Seal of Ur-gar. Steatite cylinder.

Length 2.3 cm
Outside Diameter 1.1 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number U.16546 - Field No SF | UE X: 175 - Other Number

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