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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:
1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in. (4 x 4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven D. Robinson, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.445.3
Not on view
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 113 (Jul. 1,1982 - Jun. 30, 1983), p. 19.

Pittman, Holly. 1984. Art of the Bronze Age: Southeastern Iran, Western Central Asia, and the Indus Valley. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp.54-56, fig. 24k.

Baghestani, Susanne. 1997. Metallene Compartimentsiegel aus Ost-Iran, Zentralasien und Nord-China. Archäologie in Iran and Turan, Bd. 1. Rahden/Westf.: Leidorf, no. 544, pp. 134, 344, fig. 106, pl. 6.
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