Quantcast
Videos ()
The Cyrus Cylinder from Ancient Babylon and the Beginning of the Persian Empire

Close

Cupola seal engraved on back and face

Period:
Hittite Empire
Date:
ca. 1400–1200 B.C.
Geography:
Syria or Anatolia
Culture:
Hittite
Medium:
Black steatite
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.75 x 1.83 cm Height: 1.45 cm String Hole: 0.4-0.5 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1899
Accession Number:
99.22.12
322281

Close