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Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 2 × 2.1 cm (13/16 × 13/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Iraq
Date:
3100-2900 BCE
Period:
Jemdet Nasr period
Previous custodian or owner:
Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick
Provenance:
From prior to 1973 to 1999
Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick, Chevy Chase, Maryland, acquired by Dr. Leonard Gorelick before 1973. [1]
From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick, Chevy Chase, Maryland. [2]
Notes:
[1] See Curatorial Remark 6 in the object record.
[2] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.
Topic:
Iraq  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Jemdet Nasr period (3100 - 2900 BCE)  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
cylinder seal  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick
Accession Number:
F1999.6.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Ancient Near Eastern Seals
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1999.6.12