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Cylinder seal

Period:
Akkadian
Date:
ca. 2350–2150 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia
Culture:
Akkadian
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
1.26 in. (3.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.306
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.

“Near Eastern Art,” The American Federation of Arts, New York, January 1, 1961–January 1, 1962.

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