<em>Design Cylinder Seal</em>, ca. 3300–3000 B.C.E. Steatite, 13/16 x 5/8 in. (2.1 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 44.123.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.44.123.2_impression.jpg)

Design Cylinder Seal

Medium: Steatite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 3300–3000 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x 5/8 in. (2.1 x 1.6 cm)


Accession Number: 44.123.2

Image: CUR.44.123.2_impression.jpg,modern impression

Catalogue Description:
Black cylinder seal; small perforation. Three animals in a desert wady; an ox with star between its horns and the sun over its back, an ibex and shrub, transverse-horned sheep with flying bird (?) over its horns.

Brooklyn Museum