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Low hemispheroid seal

Period:
Chalcolithic
Date:
ca. 4200–3800 B.C.
Geography:
Western Iran
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Steatite, green black
Dimensions:
0.71 x 1.89 in. (1.8 x 4.8 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.226
Not on view
From 1924, on loan by W. Gedney Beatty to the Museum (L.23.64.16); acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.
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