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Cylinder Seal

Object Number:29-104-115
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Room 1068, Amenophis III Temple, Level VII
Period: Late Bronze IIB
Date Made: 1300-1200 BC
Early Date: -1300
Late Date: -1200
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steatite (uncertain)
Iconography:Man
Tree
Gazelle
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:25-11-356 - Field No SF

Description

Steatite (?). Man kneeling and facing a tree; in back of him are two kneeling gazelles with heads turned back toward each other; above and below the gazelles is a spiral pattern.

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