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Compartmented stamp seal

Period:
Bronze Age
Date:
ca. late 3rd–early 2nd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Bactria-Margiana
Culture:
Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
0.47 in. (1.19 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary C. Reed, Mrs. Peter Oliver and Mrs. Vladimir Littauer Gifts, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.261.3
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1978, purchased from Joel L. Malter & Co., Inc., Encino, CA.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 109 (Jul. 1, 1978 - Jun. 30, 1979), p. 21.
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