Cylinder Seal


From: Iraq

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B14447
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq
Period Pre-Ur
Section Near Eastern
Materials Serpentine

PBS XIV: The worshiping of a seated goddess. She has a horned mitre, her hair tied in a loop behind, and a flounced robe, like the divine attendant, who leads by the hand the worshiper. The engraving is unfinished and the seal not pierced.

Cyl. seal. Yellow serpentine, 29 x 14 mm. MS Coll.

Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number PBS XIV: 218 - Other Number | 496 ? - Sommerville Gem Number | P269413 - CDLI Number

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