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Scaraboid seal: seated sphinx wearing Egyptian-style crown

Period: Iron Age, Phoenicia (?)
Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography: Levant or Syria
Medium: Calcite
Dimensions: Seal Face; 2.21 x 1.74 cm Height: 1.03 cm String Hole: 0.35
Classification: Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line: Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1984
Accession Number: 1984.383.33

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