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2006af1557 jpg l

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Acquired in 1958 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SCP
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
7th BC (made)
descriptive_line
Intaglio, seal, agate, with two antelopes, middle Eastern, possibly 7th century BC
dimensions
Depth: 31.5 mm, Height: 24.5 mm, Width: 22.5 mm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Given by Sir Leigh Ashton, F.S.A., London, 1958. Historical significance: Antelopes prancing in this manner and juxtaposed to each other are fairly common in Assyrian seals but in these the forms are highly stylised, though with very defined modelling.
id
162267
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T06:17:37.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T06:17:37.000Z
latitude
28.95463
location
In Storage
longitude
43.569271
marks
materials
agate
materials_techniques
Agate, grey in tone
museum_number
A.20-1958
museum_number_token
a201958
object_number
O198943
object_type
Intaglio
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
On a narrow base two antelopes rear beside each other making a quasi-heraldic device; between their heads, a half-moon; to the left, underneath the tail of one of the antelopes, a lozenge-shaped device.
place
Middle East
primary_image_id
2006AF1557
production_note
possibly 7th century BC
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
intaglio-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-7
year_start
-7