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Two-tiered seal with conical base and loop handle

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Urartu
Culture:
Urartian
Medium:
Copper/bronze alloy
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1.16-2.0 Height: 2.9 cm
Classification:
Metalwork-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.78.4
Not on view
From 1977, on loan to the Museum by Martin Cherkasky, New York (L.1977.51.4); acquired by the Museum in 1980, gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 110 (Jul. 1,1979 - Jun. 30, 1980), p. 22.
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