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Cylinder seal

Period:
Achaemenid
Date:
ca. 5th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Achaemenid
Medium:
Hematite
Dimensions:
0.79 in. (2.01 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1958
Accession Number:
58.93
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1958, purchased from Fahim Joseph Kouchakji, New York.

“Ancient Persia: the Art of an Empire.” The University Museum, Austin, Texas, The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland, February 12, 1978–June 17, 1978.

Schmandt-Besserat, Denise. 1978. Ancient Persia: the Art of an Empire, exh. cat. Austin, Texas: The University Art Museum, pp. 50-51, no. 57.
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