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  • Cylinder Seal with a Seated God · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    sun disk inside a crescent Typically Cappadocian however is the crowded composition with a standing man and many animals The people of this region had contact with the Mesopotamians and also with the Assyrians who established a trading center in the region Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 04 1968 Treatment other 11 24 1998 Examination survey Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown

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  • Cylinder Seal with a Two-Humped Camel Carrying a Divine Couple · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    emblem A smaller figure holding a bow stands on the head and neck of the camel A winged female deity stands off to the side facing a contest between a man and a beast The surrounding space is filled with a variety of animals including a lion scorpion bull and gazelle Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 25 1976 Examination other Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and

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  • Cylinder Seal with Amurru (?) Ub in Hunting Costume and an Inscription · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    a standing figure in short tunic facing a standing goddess with long flounced robe and horned headdress There is an inverted crescent in the field between them at face level The scene incorporates a cuneiform inscription in three registers 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 Inscription Credit Museum purchase

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  • Cylinder Seal with Animals on Hind Legs · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the field between them Each lion faces a strange horned quadruped re cut that rears up on its hind legs Behind the horned quadrupeds is a cuneiform inscription in two registers In the field above the registers is a cross enclosed in a ring cradled by an inverted crescent Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters

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  • Cylinder Seal with Archer and Winged Lion · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    an upright winged lion demon The winged disk of Ashur the patron god of Assyria appears above The three line inscription gives the name of the owner Assyrians enjoyed the translucent and vibrant colors of semiprecious stones such as chalcedony Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 04 1968 Treatment other Provenance Mrs Henry Walters New York Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters Art Museum 1942 by purchase Inscriptions Inscription Credit

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  • Cylinder Seal with Bearded Hero, Female Sphinxes and Inscription · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Cylinder Seal with Bearded Hero Female Sphinxes and Inscription Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit Description This seal is carved in intaglio Conservation Date Description Narrative 10 23 1974 Treatment 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 Inscription Credit Museum purchase 1941 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter

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  • "Landsknecht" Dagger and Sheath · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    weapon and as a tool The blade is inscribed on each side I A N between quatrefoils of punch marks in addition a maker s mark is impressed on the back The blackened iron sheath contains as well a smaller knife the blade bearing the mark of three small crosses and a skewer for use in camp Provenance Zschille Sale London 1897 no 47 Henry Griffith Keasbey Henry Griffith Keasbey

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/34888/landsknecht-dagger-and-sheath/ (2016-02-18)
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  • "Turban" Helmet · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    edges Surfaces could be decorated by vertical fluting and etched patterns of scrolls and floral motifs Provenance Arsenal of Constantinople d Orville Collection date and mode of acquisition unknown Dikran Kelekian New York and Paris date and mode of acquisition unknown Henry Walters Baltimore 1911 mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1911 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share

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