Cylinder seal

Proto-Elamite period (c. 3000 B.C.E.)

The animals pictured on this seal and the seal itself have been dated to the Proto-Elamite period of Iran. The incriptions were added at a later time, most likely in the Akkadian period (2340-2154 B.C.E.).

FLP cylinder seal


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