Title

Seal

Creator

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Source

Lyman Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-D-0140

Description

The second stone is smaller with less detailed carvings. Ovoid with beveled collar (scaraboid); slightly blunted ends at perforation which is parallel to long sides. Milky white cryptocrystalline quartz. 16 x 14 x 9 1/2 [mm]. Discolored by dirt in hairline fractures. Image includes perpendicular lines and X-incision on left side of a central groove. Accession book states: "8860. Seals (3). Larger possibly Assyrian. Other 2 smaller unknown. Rev. James Lyman. Marash, Turkey. Jan. 5, 1940." 5th Century BCE?

Type

Physical object

Format

Stone

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Ancient Mediterranean

Spatial Coverage

Unknown

Broad Date

-0400?

Donor

Rev. James K. Lyman

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