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Gable seal

Period:
Chalcolithic
Date:
4000–3500 B.C.
Geography:
Northern Syria or southeastern Anatolia
Medium:
Steatite, black
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 3.48 x 1.91 cm Height: 0.86 cm String Hole: 0.4 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.7
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1899, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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