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Sealing with one circular seal impression

Period:
Middle Bronze Age–Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Date:
ca. 18th century B.C.
Geography:
Anatolia, probably from Acemhöyük
Culture:
Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Medium:
Un-baked clay
Dimensions:
Diameter: Seal: 1.7 cm Seal Face: Sealing: 2.65 x 2.72 cm Height: 1.32 cm)
Classification:
Clay-Sealings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt, 1937
Accession Number:
37.143.36
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1937, gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt.
Özgüç, Nimet. 1983. "Sealings from Acemhöyük in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York." In Beiträge zur Altertumskunde Kleinasiens: Festschrift für Kurt Bittel, edited by R.M. Boehmer and H. Hauptmann, vol. 1. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, no. 2, p. 416, fig. 2.
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