- Historical period(s)
- Jemdet Nasr period, 3100-2900 BCE
- Limestone or marble
- H x Diam: 1.3 × 1.6 cm (1/2 × 5/8 in)
- Credit Line
- Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick
- Accession Number
A pattern of four groups of drilled holes are found on this hyperbolic cylinder seal. A raised band divides the upper section from the lower one. Both registers have a set of three drilled holes. The upper pattern mirrors the lower one.
Collon, Dominique. 2005. First Impressions: Cylinder Seals in the Ancient Near East. London: British Museum Press.
- Rights Statement
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