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Cylinder Seal with Figure with Raised Hands and Inscription
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Cylinder Seal with Figure with Raised Hands and Inscription


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The depicted scene features a standing figure in a long robe with both arms bent and hands raised, facing a cuneiform inscription in four registers.
Provenance Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters), New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, Joseph Brummer, New York, 1941; Walters Art Museum, 1941, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Inscription]
Credit Museum purchase, 1941

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Period
1970-1670 BC (early Old Babylonian; Babylon I)
Medium
red and white stone
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.803
Measurements
H: 1 1/8 x Diam: 9/16 in. (2.9 x 1.4 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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