Cylinder Seals curated by nikkigreen

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  • 9 artifacts on display [view all]
    Akkadian Empire MapLibations to a GodHunting Scene
    Pigtailed Ladies with PotsPendent Seal from 1261Bull-Man Wrestling Lion; Hero Wrestling Water Buffalo
     
    The Sumerian Cylinder seals were Mesopotamian artifacts that had a function. The cylinder seals were unique to the person and were used to validate correspondence and secure belonging. The seals have evolved into signet rings and wax seals.
     
     

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