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Large Akkadian cylinder seal in shell w contest scene!

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1190792
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A rare and very large Mesopotamian cylinder seal, dating to the Early Dynastic/Akkadian period, c. 2400-2200 B.C.

A huge seal measuring 24 mm. in diameter and 32 mm. in height / length. The thickness makes the imprint very large - a contest scene with gods and animals among which a rearing lion and a bull.

Condition: Choice some wear, but very nice quality for the type.

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