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Cylinder Seal

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Object Number:B16924
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 871
Period: Akkadian
Date Made: 2350-2150 BC
Early Date: -2350
Late Date: -2150
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Carnelian
Iconography:Mother
Child
Length: 1.9 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.10757 - Field No SF

Description

CBS Register: Part of Contents of an unusally rich grave of the Sargonid period (c. 2700 BC) PG 871. B16919 - B16925; also three copper vessels U.10759-61. cylinder seal. carnelian with gold caps. offering to a mother and child.

UE II: Cylinder seal, carnelian, with gold caps.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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