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Seal amulet in the form of a reclining cow

Period:
Late Uruk–Jemdet Nasr
Date:
ca. 3300–2900 B.C.
Geography:
Southern Mesopotamia
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H. 7/8 x W. 1 1/4 x D. 1 3/4 in. (2.3 x 3.3 x 4.4 cm) String Hole: 3/16 in. (0.5 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Hauser, 1955
Accession Number:
55.65.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 402
From 1948, on loan by Walter Hauser to the Museum (L.48.49.9); acquired by the Museum in 1955, gift of Walter Hauser, New York.

"Cows," Queens Museum, New York, July 17–September 12, 1976.

Queens Museum of Art. 1975. Cows. Flushing, New York, no. 87.
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