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Cylinder Seal

Seal (Object)

Object Number:49-12-150
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 12:21
Period: Late Cypriot IIA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Steatite
Length: 2.8 cm
Outside Diameter:1 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:S103 - Field No SF

Description

Cylinder surface unevenly worn. Ivory colored steatite. Sacred tree flanked by two rampant lions, small human figures between lions' tails and hind legs, numerous small drillings in field.

Bibliography:

[Article] Smith, Joanna S. 2012. "Seals, Scripts, and Politics at Late Bronze Age Kourion". American Journal of Archaeology. Boston. Archaeological Institute of America. Vol. 116. no. 1. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 51, 61; no. 1; figs. 7a, 10aView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Daniel, John F., and Angel, John L., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1972. Bamboula at Kourion: The Necropolis and the Finds.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 144, pl. 38aView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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