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Cylinder Seal

Object Number:29-104-116
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Room 1160; Level V
Period: Iron Age IB
Iron Age IIA
Date Made: 1150-925 BCE
Early Date: -1150
Late Date: -925
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Faience
Iconography:Humans
Gazelle
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:26-12-40 - Field No SF

Description

Faience with a blue glaze. Two standing human figures, both facing right, with seated human (?) figure between them; to the right, a gazelle with head turned back; between the horns of the gazelle and the head of the second human figure are five small circles.

Bibliography:

[Book] James, Frances W. 1966. The Iron Age at Beth Shan.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. xviii, 366 p. illus., plans. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 330/ Fig. 108.4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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