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Openwork stamp seal: figure holding snakes

Period:
Bronze Age
Date:
ca. late 3rd–early 2nd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Bactria-Margiana
Culture:
Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-13/16 in. (7.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Gift of Sheldon Lewis Breitbart, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.535.107
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 403
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 114 (Jul. 1, 1983 - Jun. 30, 1984), p. 19.
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