University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-43-60
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Babylonian
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Worshipper
Altar
Emblems
Deity
Star
Crescent
Lightning
Length: 2.1cm
Width: 1.4cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other NumberUE X: 653 - Other Number

Description

Row one: Babylonian worshipper before altar, emblems of Nabu, Marduk. Row 2: star and crescent. Row 3: Adad lightning. Row 4: ........
UE X: the four sides of this seal show the following designs: (a) the lightning fork of Adad planted on a square base. (b) a worshipper before the emblems of Marduk and Nabu on a low base. (c) a pointed jar (?) before a stepped altar, with a crescent and star above. (d) a wingless dragon and the emblems of Nabu and Marduk, the crescent, the sundisk, &c. Hard clay cubic seal. no field number


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