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Cylinder Seal with Seated Deity and Figures
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Cylinder Seal with Seated Deity and Figures


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The scene depicts an interceding deity with one hand raised; with the other hand, the interceding deity leads a worshipper before a seated, bearded god wearing a tufted robe. There is a cuneiform inscription in two registers.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters), New York, 1931, by inheritance; Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, 1941, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1941, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Inscription]
Credit Museum purchase [formerly part of the Walters Collection], 1941

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Period
n.d. (Ur III)
Medium
black stone
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.602
Measurements
H: 1 5/16 x Diam: 1/2 in. (3.4 x 1.3 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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