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Cylinder seal

Period:
Old Syrian
Date:
ca. 1900–1800 B.C.
Geography:
Syria
Medium:
Steatite (?)
Dimensions:
11/16 x 3/8 in. (1.7 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Frederic Newlin Price, 1959
Accession Number:
59.209.9
Not on view
Formerly collection of Arthur B. Davies (until d. 1928); 1928–1959, Frederic Newlin Price (Ferargil Galleries, New York) who handled the Estate of Arthur B. Davies; acquired by the Museum in 1959, gift of Frederic Newlin Price, New York.
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