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Cylinder Seal

Object Number:B5057
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Baghdad
Period: Babylonian
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Limestone
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition Purchase, 1890
Other Number:PBS XIV: 86 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: Babylonian seal cylinder, limestone

PBS XIV: two nude hunters fighting with a rampant lion and a bull. they have their head in profile, a flat cap (?), their hair hanging in the neck and a pointed beard. the engraving is unfinished. Cyl. seal. brown marble, 34 x 23 1/2 mm. Bagdad, 1890.

Bibliography:

[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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