|Artifact Identification||Stamp Seal (1900.53.0101A)|
|Period/Date||Neo-Assyrian/Neo-Babylonian, 700–540 BCE|
|Culture||Neo-Assyrian or Neo-Babylonian|
|Dimension 1 (Width)||3.0 cm|
|Dimension 2 (Height)||2.6 cm|
|Dimension 3 (Depth)||1.1 cm|
|Measuring Remarks||Largest dimension is width; second is height; third is thickness.|
|Manufacturing Processes||Carved, Incising, Drilling|
|Munsell Color Information||White (10YR 9/.5) -Artifact is a clear stone that only has a hint of color. *Munselled through a plastic slip.|
Rogers: One of the most interesting seals is an agate bull. The base of the seal contains a single figure, a winged god. Porada: A nude winged goddess, with four wings.
Porada, Edith. "Concordance of Seals in the Oriental Museum, UIUC." Unpublished ms., ca. 1950. Rogers, Frances. Babylonian Seal Cylinders as a Historical Source, UIUC Master's Thesis, 1929.