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  • Cylinder Seal with a Hero Holding Two Beasts · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Creative Commons License Cylinder Seal with a Hero Holding Two Beasts Description Provenance Credit Description This seal is carved in intaglio Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters Art Museum 1941 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1941 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/2893/cylinder-seal-with-a-hero-holding-two-beasts-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Cylinder Seal with a King or God at an Altar (?) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Cylinder Seal with a King or God at an Altar Description Provenance Credit Description This piece is carved intaglio Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters Art Museum 1941 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1941 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Lion and a Hero, a Stag and a Hero · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    a Hero Description Provenance Credit Description This fully carved cylinder seal has a transverse hole Provenance Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York 1931 by inheritance Mrs Henry Walters Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1942 Walters Art Museum 1942 by purchase Credit Museum purchase formerly part of the Walters Collection 1942 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Lion Hunt · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    produced in Elam during this period reflect themes derived from Mesopotamia such as the lion hunt seen here however the strong modeling the almost decorative patterning of the details and the exaggerated posture of the lion characterize the local Elamite style Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 04 1968 Treatment other Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Nude Goddess · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    with their legs spread and bent perhaps in childbirth Each holds flowers in both hands a symbol of fertility Between them stands another figure perhaps a childbirth goddess The image is uniquely Cypriot Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 04 1968 Treatment other Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore 1924 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1924 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Nude Hero · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    curls holds off two roaring lions and another hero struggles with a water buffalo The inscription in the panel identifies the owner of this seal as Ur Inanna the farmer Conservation Date Description Narrative 5 05 1970 Treatment cleaned other Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters Art Museum 1941 by purchase Inscriptions Translation Ur Inanna

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Row of Human Figures above Animals · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    bulls in adoration A winged female stands holding small animals and a male deity stands on a lion s back He holds a weapon possibly a mace in one hand and a horned animal in the other a bird perches on his shoulder The tradition of representing deities on the backs of animals came from central Anatolia Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 04 1968 Treatment other Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Seated Deity, Figures and Inscription · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    inverted crescent and below the crescent a bird Standing before the deity is a second figure in a long robe with arms clasped at the midriff Behind this second figure is a tall staff capped with the inverted crescent Finally behind the staff is a third figure in a long robe with arms raised The scene also incorporates two registers of cuneiform inscription Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New

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