Title

Seal

Creator

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Source

Lyman Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-D-0122

Description

The third stone is translucent and brownish grey in color. There is a small hole drilled through the top third of the stone. Conoid with rounded top and four sides; broadest sides have beveled corners creating a octagonal [sic] pyramid; biconical perforation near top parallel to broadest side. Grey chalcedony. 20 1/2 x 11-17 x 9-11 1/2 [mm]. Conchoidal fractures on several sides. Image includes a human figure standing to the right of tall objects on an altar. Accession book states: "8860. Seals (3). Larger possibly Assyrian. Other 2 smaller unknown. Rev. James Lyman. Marash, Turkey. Jan. 5, 1940." Neo-Babylonian.

Type

Physical object

Format

Stone

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Ancient Mediterranean

Spatial Coverage

Unknown

Broad Date

-0626/-0539

Donor

Rev. James K. Lyman

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