Ancient Western Asian Seals & Tablets

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Water god with flowing vase, god attacked by lion-headed eagles, and god brandishing mace

between 2340 B.C. and 2150 B.C.
rock crystal
Morgan Seal 201

Water god, two-faced god, and two minor gods carrying plant and bird-man

between 2340 B.C. and 2150 B.C.
black serpentine
Morgan Seal 198

Worshiper pouring libation before goddess standing on lion-griffin that draws chariot driven by weather god

between 2340 B.C. and 2150 B.C.
shell
Morgan Seal 220

Worshiper, nude bearded hero holding gatepost, two-faced god, and enthroned water god

between 2340 B.C. and 2150 B.C.
black serpentine with calcite vein
Morgan Seal 202

Eagle above undulating crosshatched line

between ca. 2139 and 2113 B.C.
greenish-black serpentine
Morgan Seal 265

Lion-headed eagle clutching hindquarters of two ibexes

between 2139 and 2113 B.C.
dark-grey steatite
Morgan Seal 267

Foundation Figure of a Kneeling God Holding a Peg

Foundation Figure of a Kneeling God Holding a Peg

(ca. 2144–2124 B.C.)
AZ 145

Foundation Figure of King Ur-Namma

Foundation Figure of King Ur-Namma

ca. 2112–2004 B.C.
MLC no. 2628

Stone Foundation Tablet Sumerian

Stone Foundation Tablet Inscribed With the Name and Titles of King Ur-Namma in Sumerian

21st century B.C.
MLC no. 2629

Worshiper led by minor goddess toward enthroned god

between 2112 and 2004 B.C.
drab jasper
Morgan Seal 277