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Achaemenid seals: CG 874

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Current Location: In storage






Zebu walking towards the left.


History note: Davis Collection, purchased with Rylands fund

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Method of acquisition: Bought by Davis, R.C. Mr


5th Century BC#
Circa -500 - Circa -400

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Agate rectangular stamp-seal

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 874
Primary reference Number: 124674
Gem catalogue number: E.57.1982
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 April 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

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

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