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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Culture:Mesopotamian, Old Babylonian
Title:Cylinder seal
Date Made:ca. 1750-1595 BCE
Type:Written Communication Tool; Documentary Artifact
Measurements:Overall: 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 1.9 cm x 1.3 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1961.62
Credit Line:Gift of Calvin K. Arter

Label Text:
This seal shows a figure with sword and sacrificial animal on left, and two figures on right: one brandishing a sword, the other raising his hand in objection.

seals; ancient; archaeology; figures; animals; swords

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