Quartz, probably chalcedony, cylinder seal; a worshipper stands facing right before a cross-legged table over which is a horizontal fish; on the other side of the table is a winged disc with short, globe-tipped streamers, above a reclining cow or bull which faces left. The design is cursorily executed with file and drill. The head of the worshipper consists of a large and medium drill-hole for this hair, a small one and a thin diagonal for his nose and a long, broad diagonal for his face and beard; he raises one forearm (hand not indicated); the robe is plain with drill-holes at the lower corners; but it is not possible to determine whether it was wheel-cut or worked with a rifler file; below there is a line for the feet. The winged disc has horizontal wing-and-tail feathers, the latter within a triangle. The seal appears to have been damaged by heating; it is chipped and has an altered, cream surface which is crazed and unpolished. The seal may have been burnt incidentally in a fire o… (See Merlin record for full description)
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