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Title: Openwork stamp seal: figure holding snakes
Period: Bronze Age
Date: ca. late 3rd–early 2nd millennium BCE
Culture: Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
Medium: Copper alloy
Dimensions: H. 9.1 cm
Credit Line: Purchase, David L. Klein Jr. Memorial Foundation Inc. Gift and Gift of Lester Wolfe, by exchange, 1984
Accession Number: 1984.4
"Art of the First Cities: The Third Millennium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus," The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 8–August 17, 2003.
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