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Title: Seal amulet in the form of a seated female and modern impression
Period: Late Uruk–Jemdet Nasr
Date: ca. 3300–2900 BCE
Geography: Southern Mesopotamia
Dimensions: 5/8 x 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (1.5 x 2.3 x 3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, 1988
Accession Number: 1988.380.1
“Ancient Art in Miniature: Near Eastern Seals from the Collection of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, September 10, 1987–January 10, 1988.
“’A Seal Upon Thine Heart’: Glyptic Art of the Ancient Near East, ca. 3500–2100 B.C.,” The Pierpont Morgan Library and Museum, New York, January 7–April 26, 1998.
"She Who Wrote: Enheduanna and Women of Mesopotamia ca. 3400-2000 BC," The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, October 14, 2022–February 19, 2023.
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