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Discoid seal engraved on both faces

Period:
Hittite Empire
Date:
ca. 1400–1200 B.C.
Geography:
Syria or Anatolia
Culture:
Hittite
Medium:
Red steatite
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2.17 cm Height: .68 cm String Hole: 0.4 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.4
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1899, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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