Description (Catalog Card): Cylinder Seal Carnelian with gold caps 3 goddesses, one seated; on the lap of the seated goddess a naked male figure. All the goddesses wear wigs of similar type and hair done up at back in a bun. One advances towards throne carrying a bowl, the second carries a vase with a splayed base suspended by a long handle. Behind throne a goddess carrying an (Ostrich fan?) All the goddesses wear skirts fringed at bottom and with a long hem running down side.1     
Find Context (Catalog Card): PG 871     
Material (Catalog Card): Carnelian2     
U Number: 10757     
Object Type: Seals, Stamps, and Sealings >> Cylinder Seals      
Museum: University of Pennsylvania Museum      
Season Number: 06: 1927-1928      
Description (Modern): CBS Register: Part of Contents of an unusally rich grave of the Sargonid period (c. 2700 BC) PG 871. B16919 - B16925; also three copper vessels U.10759-61. cylinder seal. carnelian with gold caps. offering to a mother and child. UE II: Cylinder seal, carnelian, with gold caps.     
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Stones and Minerals >> Mineral >> Semi-precious >> Chalcedony >> Carnelian      
Museum Number (UPM B-number): B16924     
Measurement (X): 20     
Measurement (Y): 10     
[1] Woolley's description
[2] Material as described by Woolley

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