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Cylinder Seal

Object Number:B17024
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 681
Period: Early Dynastic IIIB
Date Made: 2500-2340 BCE
Early Date: -2500
Late Date: -2340
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Diorite
Copper
Iconography:Seated God
Length: 3.1 cm
Width: 1.9 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.9721 - Field No SF
P270206 - CDLI Number

Description

CBS Register: Part of group from PG 681. Objects B17021 - B17028. cylinder seal, diorite and one copper cap. Worshipping 2 seated gods.

UE II: Cylinder seal, haematite. With copper caps.

Bibliography:

[Article] Legrain, Leon. 1929. "Gem Cutters in Ancient Ur". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 20. no. 3-4. pg. 258-306 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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