Cylinder Seal


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B16864
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG 33
Section Near Eastern
Materials Diorite
Iconography Gilgamesh | Bull | Tree | Antelope?

CBS Register: cylinder seal. diorite. concave. Gilgamesh and human headed bull, tree, antelope?

UE II: Cylinder seal, dark steatite. With silver caps. Part of the linen thread on which it had been strung was preserved in the hole.

Length 3 cm
Width 2.1 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1927
Other Number U.7989 - Field No SF

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