Impression of Cylinder Seal by Edith Porada


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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Impression of Cylinder Seal by Edith Porada   (1900.53.0062B)
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    Artist/Maker Edith Porada
    Geographic Location
    Period/Date Babylonian, 1900–1600 BCE
    Culture Old Babylonian

    Physical Analysis

    Dimension 1 (Length) 4.8 cm
    Dimension 2 (Width) 2.6 cm
    Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.8 cm
    Weight 13 g
    Measuring Remarks None
    Materials Plaster
    Manufacturing Processes Cast
    Munsell Color Information Yellowish Gray (2.5Y 8/2) -ns

    Research Remarks

    Published Description N/A
    Description N/A
    Comparanda N/A
    Bibliography N/A

    Artifact History

    Archaeological Data N/A
    Credit Line/Dedication Gift(?) of Edith Porada
    Reproduction yes
    Reproduction Information Made in conjunctions with Porada's research at the UI ca. 1950.

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