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Octagonal Pyramidal seal

Period:
Neo-Babylonian
Date:
ca. 6th–5th century B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia
Culture:
Babylonian
Medium:
Jasper breccia, white-grey-black
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.76 x 1.3 cm Height: 2.44 cm String Hole: 0.25
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1893
Accession Number:
93.17.79
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1893, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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