University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B1012
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Serpentine
Credit Line:Purchased from Khabaza, Baghdad; subscription of R. F. Harper, 1889
Other NumberPBS XIV: 251 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: seal cylinder, greenish serpentine
PBS XIV: The worshiping of a seated goddess with hand extended below the crescent and the sun star. She has the usual horned mitre, hair tied in a loop, flounced robe and cubic seat. The diving attendant, in a plaited robe, leads by the hand the shaven and shorn worshiper in a fringed shawl. Both adore with their free hand up. Nu-ru-um, son of I-ti-a. Cyl. seal. Green jade like stone, 16 1/2 9 mm.


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