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Scaraboid seal

Period:
Neo-Babylonian
Date:
ca. 6th–4th century B.C. (?)
Geography:
Levant or Syria
Culture:
Babylonian
Medium:
Chalcedony, white
Dimensions:
Seal Face; 2.3 x 1.9 cm Height: 1.25 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1886
Accession Number:
86.11.9
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1886, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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