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Cylinder seal

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 2
Date:
ca. 2960–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
l. 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.2
Not on view
Formerly Timmins Collection by 1907. Acquired by for his collection by Lord Carnarvon before 1923. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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