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Title: Cylinder seal and modern impression: worshiper before a seated ruler or deity; seated female under a grape arbor
Period: Old Elamite
Date: ca. early 2nd millennium BCE
Dimensions: 1.3 in. (3.3 cm)
Credit Line: Purchase, Howard Phipps Foundation Gift, 1987
Accession Number: 1987.343
“The Royal City of Susa: Ancient Near Eastern Treasures in the Louvre,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 17, 1992–March 7, 1993.
“Before Persepolis: Anshan in Highland Iran,” The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, October 23, 1993–October 17, 1994.
"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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