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Cylinder seal of Iswenut

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 2960–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Southern Upper Egypt, Elkab (Nekhen)
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 2 × dia. 1.9 cm (13/16 × 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.2.76
Not on view
Collection of Lord Amherst, sold at Sotheby's, London, 1921. Purcahsed by Percy Newberry for Lord Amherst in the vicinity of Elkab.

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