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Cylinder seal

Period:
Middle Elamite
Date:
ca. 1480–1450 B.C.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Elamite
Medium:
Rock crystal
Dimensions:
0.81 in. (2.06 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals-Inscribed
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.322
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.
Porada, Edith. 1946. "The Origin of Winnirke's Cylinder Seals." Journal of Near Eastern Studies 5, p. 258, fig. 3.

Neumann, G. 2013. "Elams KulturKontakte mit Seinen Nachbarn im Spiegel der Glyptik," in K. De Graef and J. Tavernier (eds.) Susa and Elam. Archaeological, Philological, Historical and Geographical Perspectives. Proceedings of the International Congress Held at Ghent University, December 14-17, 2009, Leiden and Boston: Brill, p. 121.
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