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Cylinder seal and modern impression: human figures and demons

Period:
Old Syrian
Date:
ca. 1820–1730 B.C.
Geography:
Syria
Medium:
Hematite
Dimensions:
0.79 in. (2.01 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mrs. Vladimir S. Littauer Gift and Rogers Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.76
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1986, purchased from Jean-Luc Chalmin, London.
Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art 116 (July 1, 1985 - June 30, 1986), p. 16.
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