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Scaraboid seal

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Northern Syria or eastern Anatolia
Culture:
Urartian
Medium:
Quartz or topaz, smokey
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.02 x 1.84 cm Height: 1.1 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1886
Accession Number:
86.11.10
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1886, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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