Cylinder Seal

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Object Name: 
Cylinder Seal
Accession Number: 
76.1.162
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 2.6 cm, Diam: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 900-600 BC
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue glass; cast, presumably drilled, engraved, and polished. Cylinder seal, with unusually large perforation (D. 0.8 cm). Impression: male with head turned to left dominating two ibexes, one on either side of him, standing on their hind legs and with their heads turned away from him.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Smith, Ray Winfield, Former Collection