A process of decorating a surface by pushing another object into the surface, like a stamp or seal.  

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Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
11641 (none) (none) (none) Clay Seal Impression. (With bitumen?) (impressed) showing seated god. cf. 11601
11645 (none) (none) (none) Impression on Jar sealing. Large impression (animals) from large cylinder (45mm d.) on large man of clay. & piece with finger prints. cf. 11601
11647 (none) (none) (none) Impressions on Jar-sealing. Large fragment. Primitive figure (radiate hair) & animals. cf. 11601
11653 (none) (none) (none) Impression on Jar-sealing (large) Linons and prey ... Star. cf. 11601
11661 30-12-37 (none) (none) Cylinder. Grey steatite. 2 persons saluting crescent on staff. Inscribed : SudMI-IB dumu Ku-edin dam-gar.
11666 (none) 1929,1017.361 (none) Cylinder Clay. Inscription only=a-ad-da dumu DU-DU (or lah).
11667 (none) (none) (none) Cylinder Clay. Inscrip. only 2 lines mostly illegible line 1 begins li-bi-it.
11671 (none) (none) (none) Cylinder. Steatite. Presentation to Goddess preseded by goose & crescent cf. U.11670. Inscription: KUIA-NINNI-mes dumu Mes-ma-la-na.
11679 (none) (none) (none) Seal Impressions. Jar-sealing beneath mark of cloth above 2 impressions from a stamp seal showing bull with upturned head and crescent horns. Above the bull crescent moon. Rough.
1168 (none) (none) (none) Cylinder seal. Grey steatite. With device of winged animal rampant between two supporting human figures. The animal faces right, and between left man and the animal a scorpion stands in the field. Inscribed: -Ba-da-da mar Ma-li.
11680 31-16-630 (none) (none) Clay Seal Impressions on lamp or tablet. with geometrical design spread eagle, star, sun? (like sign UD) angular man(?) carrying pot, and other things.
11681 (none) (none) (none) Clay seal Impression. Geometrical design (clay mixed with bitumen?)
11682 (none) (none) (none) Clay sealing. Presentation scene. In front of seated, bearded god (Nannar?) small kneeling figure, facing the worshippers. Crescent above. Inscription En(?)(... ) Du(b-sar) Aradd( ).
11683 (none) (none) (none) Clay sealing. Fragment of 3 lines. of inscription.
11684 (none) 1928,1010.832 (none) Seal Impressions. Fragment of circular clay with impression of very well drawn bull with head in position. Inscription of Scribe of Sargons daughter. Other side-impression of another OX.
11685 (none) (none) (none) 3 clay sealings. with similar geometrical designs.
11686 (none) (none) (none) Clay Sealing. With geometrical design.
11688 31-16-606 (none) (none) Clay Sealing. From large cylinder (concave) numerous fleeing gazelles (??) mingled with vases.
11689 (none) (none) (none) Clay Sealing. Presentation scene (?) (2 figures approaching a third. The 3rd. looks human: carries a weapon like the sign RU) illegible? inscription.
1169 (none) (none) (none) Cylinder seal. Stone. Engraved with figures of man and animal. [drawing 1:1]
11690 (none) 1928,1010.831, 19281010.83 (none) Seal Impression. Bull (?)-Man embracing gazelle? Bird (small) holding the gazelle? Horned ? -man holding the bird. In front of Horned (?) man Scorpion, behind him, serpent. Illegible? fragment of Inscription.
11709 (none) 1929,1017.369 (none) Cylinder Seal. Dark steatite. Apparently unfinished. 2 figures (Ea and an adorant) and the beginnings only of a third.
1171 (none) (none) (none) Stone cylinder seal. Fragment of Drab stone, engraved with rough figures, bird, etc. [drawing 1:1]
11715 (none) (none) (none) Cylinder Seal. White shell very badly decayed.
1172 (none) (none) (none) Stone cylinder seal. Black stone. Engraved with figures, goddess and worshippers. [drawing 1:1]


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