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Hemispheroid seal

Period:
Chalcolithic–Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 3600–3000 B.C.
Geography:
Northern Syria or southeastern Anatolia
Medium:
Chlorite or steatite, black
Dimensions:
Seal face: 2.12 x 2.08 cm Height: 1.15 cm String Hole: 0.5 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.22
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1899, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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