Cylinder Seal


From: Iraq

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B14441
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq
Period Ur I
Section Near Eastern
Materials Hematite

PBS XIV: The worshiping of a god standing with hand extended low between a crescent and a bee or fly. He has a horned mitre, his hair tied behind and a fringed robe. A worshiper stands in front with hands clasped. He has a bulging hat, his hair tied in a swallow tail and fringed robe. Behind him there is a crooked Martu stick. The usual divine attendant adores with both hands up. The other emblems are the lightning fork of Adad, the spear of Marduk and the caduceus of Ishtar or Ninib.

Cyl. Seal. Hematite, 21 x 11 ½ mm. MS Coll.

Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number PBS XIV: 484 - Other Number | P269407 - CDLI Number

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