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Seal Impression on soft clay from basalt cylinder. Fertility god (Ningizzida ?) seated on snake throne left arm raised. Behind him is inverted spear standard with a star at the top of the haft. Approached by 2 male deities, 1st right arm raised, second clasping sword with one hand and leading Supplicant. God and deities wear triangular hats, long square beards, and chignon like hairdress. Supplicant had pointed beard and short hair, no hat, and fringed garment. Clothed in long garments with one shoulder bare. An important seal. Early Dynastic Period III ca. 2300 B.C.
© The Field Museum, A113396c, Photographer John Weinstein.