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Oval discoid seal

Period:
Neo-Assyrian
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia or Syria
Culture:
Assyrian
Medium:
Marble, red brown
Dimensions:
Seal Face: 1.75 x 1.33 cm Height: 1.77 cm String Hole: 0.25 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.503
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.
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