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Cylinder Seal with Hero Vanquishing a Bull and a Worshipper at a Tree
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Cylinder Seal with Hero Vanquishing a Bull and a Worshipper at a Tree


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description This seal is carved in intaglio.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
5/28/1970Treatmentcleaned; other
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.
Credit Museum purchase [formerly part of the Walters Collection], 1941

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Creator
Period
1000-612 BC (Assyria III)
Medium
chalcedony
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.798
Measurements
H: 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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