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Stamp seal: ANE.509.6.1954

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

A conoid seal showing a king wearing Persian dress and armed with a spear, who is seizing a winged, horned lion-headed monster by the throat.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.019 m
Length: 0.03 m
Width: 0.022 m

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1954) by Greg, Robert, Sir

Dating

Achaemenid
Circa -0550 - -0330

Materials used in production

Rock crystal

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Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.509.6.1954
Primary reference Number: 88942
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.509.6.1954
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 4 February 2021 Last processed: Thursday 20 May 2021

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

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