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Cylinder Seal with Figures with Conical Hats
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Cylinder Seal with Figures with Conical Hats


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Scene depicts a standing deity in horned headdress and long robe, with one foot resting on an animal (?) at feet and holding a mace in outstretched hand. Facing, is a second deity in horned headdress and long tufted robe, with both hands raised. In the field between them is a star cradled in a disk. The scene also incorporates a cuneiform inscription in five 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
n.d. (Old Babylonian)
Medium
hematite
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.591
Measurements
1 x 7/16 in. (2.6 x 1.2 cm) (h. x diam.)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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