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Cylinder seal: ANE.67.1896

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Cylinder seal, incised with bull man wrestling a lion, man kneeling on one knee, lion griffin holding man

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.022 m
Width: 0.012 m

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1896)


Old Babylonian
-2000 BC - -1601 BC

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.67.1896
Primary reference Number: 88847
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.67.1896
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 15 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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