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Seal

Museum number:
9-1948
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Accession number:
Acc.649
Object count:
1
Description:
seal-ring head, dome shaped. [Handwritten on card by Yoko Tomabechi: stamp seal, dome. Motif: Ram couchant to the right, possibly with ribbons around the neck. Two dashes on either side of the head. Jasper, Sasanian, 5th century AD. References: References: Bivar, A.D.H. 1969. Catalogue of the Western Asiatic seals in the British Museum, Stamp Seals II. London: Published for The Trustees of the British Museum by the British Museum Press. Seal EQ1 and EP5 ]
Donor:
Alfred Kohlberg
Collection place:
Middle East
Culture or time period:
Sasanian (ca. 224–641 AD)
Collector:
Alfred Kohlberg and Henry Ludwig Frederick Lutz
Collection date:
before 1930
Materials:
Faience (composite material)
Object type:
archaeology
Accession date:
1930
Department:
Asia (except western Russia)
Dimensions:
diameter 14 millimeters
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