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Cylinder Seal with Bearded Hero, Female Sphinxes and Inscription
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Cylinder Seal with Bearded Hero, Female Sphinxes and Inscription


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This seal is carved in intaglio.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/23/1974Treatmentother
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
1000-612 BC
Medium
chalcedony
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.793
Measurements
H: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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