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Scarab seal

Period:
Iron Age I, Phoenicia (?)
Date:
ca. 8th century B.C. (?)
Geography:
Northern Syria or southeastern Anatolia
Medium:
Jasper, green
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.95 x 1.45 cm Height: 1.04 cm String Hole: 0.3 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1886
Accession Number:
86.11.26
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1886, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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