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Stepped pyramidal seal with loop handle

Period:
Middle Bronze Age (?)
Date:
ca. 18th century B.C. (?)
Geography:
Syria (?)
Culture:
Syrian
Medium:
Steatite, black
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.45 x 1.42 cm Height: 1.38 cm remaining String Hole: 0.1 cm (broken)
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.18
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1899, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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