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Scaraboid seal

Period:
Neo-Assyrian
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Levant or Mesopotamia
Medium:
Green-black serpentine
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.94 x 1.56 cm Height: 0.87 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.39
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1899, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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