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Rectangular prism seal, engraved on four faces

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 7th century B.C.
Geography:
Northern Syria or Anatolia (?)
Culture:
Urartian (?)
Medium:
Serpentine, black
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.64 x 1.43 cm
Height: 0.78 cm
String Hole: 0.36 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1893
Accession Number:
93.17.127
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1893, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
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