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Cylinder seal

Period:
Old Syrian
Date:
ca. 1820–1730 B.C.
Geography:
Syria
Medium:
Hematite (?)
Dimensions:
15/16 x 9/16 in. (2.4 x 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Cylinder Seals
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.206
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1968, purchased from Rogers Khawam, Cairo.
Crawford, Vaughn E. 1969. "Reports of the Departments: Ancient Near Eastern Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 28 (2), p. 58.
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