University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:B1100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Purchased from Khabaza, Baghdad; subscription of R. F. Harper, 1889
Other Number:PBS XIV: 585 - Other Number


CBS Register: seal cylinder, chalcedony

PBS XIV: A worshiper stands in front of several emblems, one hand extended, one lifted in sign of adoration. He has the usual round mitre (?) long beard, hair and robe. The emblems are: four dots of Ishtar of Arbil (?); the crescent with tassels on a shaft resting on a base; the Assyrian flying sun disk, with wings and tail and stwo streamers; a rhomb, a six pointed star, a fish and two border lines. Cyl seal. Chalcedony, 16 1/2 x 9 1/2 mm.


[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1925. The Culture of the Babylonians.. The University Museum, Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XIV.View Objects related to this reference

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