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Scarab seal with human head

Period:
Iron Age, Phoenicia (?)
Date:
ca. 6th–5th century B.C.
Geography:
Levant or Syria
Medium:
Stone, mottled red and white
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.69 x 1.12 cm Height: 0.95 cm String Hole: 0.1 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.459
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.
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