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Cylinder Seal

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Object Number:B9102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Baghdad
Period: Babylonian
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Limestone
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition Purchase, 1890
Other Number:PBS XIV: 231 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: Babylonian seal cylinder, limestone

PBS XIV: The worshiping of a seated goddess with hand extended below the crescent. She has a horned mitre, her hair tied in a loop behind, a flounced robe, a cubic seat, with one cross bar and resting on a low dais. A divine attendant with a plaited shawl covering one shoulder leads the bareheaded worshiper in a fringed shawl. Cyl. seal. Red marble, 22 x 12 mm.

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1925. The Culture of the Babylonians.. The University Museum, Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XIV.View Objects related to this reference

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