Cylinder Seal


Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B14509
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iraq
Period Archaic
Section Near Eastern
Materials Basalt
Iconography Animals

PBS XIV: three registers of animals. 1. bulls, crouched antelopes, scorpion, star, and group of stars. 2. lions and star. 3. crouched antelope, flying bird and stars. Cyl. seal. basalt, 67 x 16 1/2 mm. MS. Coll.

CBS Register: seal cylinder. black basalt. Archaic (Elam?)

Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number PBS XIV: 56 - Other Number | 1416 - Sommerville Gem Number | 29-128-1416 - Old Museum Number | P269475 - CDLI Number

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