Cylinder seal and modern impression: heroes wrestling rampant animals

Period: Akkadian
Date: ca. 2250–2150 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia
Culture: Akkadian
Medium: Jasper
Dimensions: H. 3.6 x Diam. 2.3 cm (1 3/8 x 7/8 in.)
Classification: Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line: Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.311.37

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