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Cylinder seal

Period:
Akkadian
Date:
ca. 2350–2150 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia
Culture:
Akkadian
Medium:
Serpentine/aphrodite
Dimensions:
1.56 in. (3.96 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Dillon and Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.318
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1970, purchased from Mohammad Yeganeh, Frankfurt am Main.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 101 (Jul. 1, 1970 - Jun. 30, 1971), p. 15.
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