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

Description

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.


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