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Cylinder Seal


From: Iraq | Baghdad

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B5099
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Baghdad
Period Babylonian
Section Near Eastern
Materials Calcite

CBS Register: Babylonian seal cylinder, calcite (stalag.) hole not cut entirely.

PBS XIV: a nude hunter with outstretched arms protects two ibexes from the attack of two lions. he has a bird like head in profile and wild locks. a second hunter seizes a lion by the tail while wielding a spear over his head. there is a serpent behind and a short weapon in front. Cyl. seal, not thoroughly pierced. Calcite stalactite, 18 x 11 mm. Bagdad, 1890.

Credit Line Babylonian Expedition Purchase, 1890
Other Number PBS XIV: 88 - Other Number | P261291 - CDLI Number

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