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Lion Griffins Attacking Bull; Palmette Tree
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. fourteenth century B.C.)
Chert
24 x 11.5 mm
Seal no. 594

Griffin Demon Grasping Bull
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. fourteenth century B.C.)
Chalcedony
20 x 10 mm
Seal no. 595

Hero Grasping Lion Griffin; Monkey Perched on Tree Flanked by Ibex and Bird of Prey
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca.thirteenth century B.C.)
Chert
15 mm diameter
Seal no. 596

Bearded Hero with Daggers Between Two Ibexes Facing Tree
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. thirteenth century B.C.)
Jasper
29 x 12 mm
Seal no. 597

Lion Griffin Attacking Bull; Kneeling Worshiper Below Winged Sun Disk on Altar
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. thirteenth century B.C.)
Hematite
43 x 16 mm
Seal no. 598

Hero Spearing Ibex, Second Ibex Jumping Toward Tree on Mountain
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. thirteenth century B.C.)
Chert
32 x 14.5 mm
Seal no. 600

A Leaping Stag in a Landscape
Cylinder seal and impression
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca. 13th century B.C.)
Chalcedony
30 x 10 mm
Seal no. 601

Hero Attacking Mouflon
Cylinder seal
Mesopotamia, Middle Assyrian period
(ca.thirteenth century B.C.)
Agate
31 x 13 mm
Seal no. 599

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