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Cylinder Seal

ca. 1400–1200 B.C.

Hematite

Gift of Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., B.A. 1948
1988.75.1
Culture: 
Near Eastern, North Syrian
Period: 
Late Bronze Age, Mitanni
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., acquired in Syria; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1988.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 114.

Mimi Gardner Gates, “Director’s Report 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 114.

Silvia Ferrera, Cypro-Minoan Inscriptions, 2 vols. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.