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Cylinder seal: weather gods framing heraldic griffins at tree below winged sun disc and ibexes

Period: Old Syrian
Date: ca. 1720–1650 B.C.
Geography: Syria
Medium: Hematite
Dimensions: 1 x 0.38 in. (2.54 x 0.97 cm)
Classification: Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line: Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.361.2

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