University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:90-16-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Elamite
Provenience: Iran
Period: Middle Elamite
Date Made: 1599-1400 BC
Early Date: -1599
Late Date: -1400
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Agate (uncertain)
Credit Line:Purchased from the School of the Ozarks, Ralph Foster Museum 1990
Other Number:76.893.38A - Other Number

Description

Agate or carnelian cylinder seal, carved in intaglio with figures (one seated, one standing and seven columns of cuneiform inscription. Inscription refers to King Tan Ruhuratir, king of Susa and Anzan. School of the Ozarks #-76.893.38a in black in on side.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Before Persepolis: Anshan in Highland Iran (23 Oct 1993 - 31 Aug 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Porada, Edith. 1971. "Aspects of Elamite Art and Archaeology". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 13. no. 3-4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 32, 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |