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Stamp Seal

Object Number:L-29-315
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cappadocian
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Cappadocia
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Bird
Other Number:F-'29-6-332 - Other Number

Description

Square with handle in form of a stage tower resting on a large platform, deep groove marks division between platform and seal. Handle has 2 perforations horizontal between 2 stages, one vertical from top on which lines mark 4 points of compass and between 2 lines on the platform incised below horizontal cross perforation. Design in relief: 1-2 birds of prey in full flight

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