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Sumerian Cylinder Seal (from Crystalinks)

Deities, humans, animals, plants, and religious iconography all appear on these artifacts. Other designs found on Sumerian cylinder seals may include geometric designs and inscriptions in cuneiform script.

Sumerian.

Sumerian artifact (found in Iran) is from the Neo-Assyrian period, ca. century B. in Ancient (Iran) Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

Cylinder seal image  A Winged Hero Contesting with a Lion for a Bull Cylinder seal and impression Mesopotamia, Neo-Babylonian period (ca.1000–539B.C.) Carnelian

A Winged Hero Contesting with a Lion for a Bull

Cylinder seal image: A Winged Hero Contesting with a Lion for a Bull (Mesopotamia, Neo-Babylonian period, Morgan Library collection~

Ancient & Medieval History - Neo-Babylonian Chalcedony Cylinder Seal, c. 750-600 BC

Neo-Babylonian Chalcedony Cylinder Seal, c. BCEngraved with two deities flanking a tasseled crescent-standard on a stepped podium, a bearded god to the right, probably Ninurta, the god of.

The Gebel el-Arak Knife

Cylinder seal impression showing boat loaded with livestock and goods, Uruk, millennium BCE. One of a number of early representations of ships on cylinder seals.

Ancient Babylonian Hematite Cylinder Seal - animal offering to Shamash (native Mesopotamian deity and the sun god in the Akkadian, Assyrian and Babylonian pantheons) - circa 1800 BC during the First Dynasty of Babylon 1894-1595 (?) BC

Ancient Babylonian Hematite Cylinder Seal - animal offering to Shamash (native Mesopotamian deity and the sun god in the Akkadian, Assyrian and Babylonian pantheons) - circa 1800 BC during the First Dynasty of Babylon (?

Temple d'ishtar à Mari - sceau-cylindre et son impression : héros combattant les animaux - vers 2600 ans avant JC - le Louvre Paris

Temple d'ishtar à Mari - sceau-cylindre et son impression : héros combattant les animaux - vers 2600 ans avant JC - le Louvre Paris

archaicwonder: Mysterious Akkadian Cylinder Seal... at Ancient & Medieval History--2300-2200 BC ENKI THE WATER GOD & OTHER GODS --BLACK JASPER SEAL.

archaicwonder: “ Mysterious Akkadian Cylinder Seal with Enki and a Judgement Scene, Mesopotamia, c. BC The judgement scene mythology presented on this seal is unknown as it has not been found in any ancient texts.

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Jasper cylinder seal: monstrous lions and lion-headed eagles, Mesopotamia, Uruk Period BC). Photo by Marie-Lan Nguyen [knotted serpents with leonine heads]

AN ELAMITE GREEN STONE CYLINDER SEAL   CIRCA 3000 B.C.   With the figure of a striding bull, head raised, with large curling horns and dotted eyes, a stylized flowering tree in front, two conjoined scrolling lines in the field  1 in. (2.5 cm.) high

ELAMITE GREEN STONE CYLINDER SEAL CIRCA 3000 B. With the figure of a striding bull, head raised, with large curling horns and dotted eyes, a stylized flowering tree in front, two conjoined scrolling lines in the field 1 in.

Sumerian Cylinder Seal. Enki walks out of the water to the land attended by his messenger, Isimud, who is readily identifiable by his two faces looking in opposite directions (duality). (from Crystalinks)

Mesopotamian – Sumerian and Akkadian – Assyrian -Babylonian myths – Fallen Gods Ancient Astronauts Anunnaki

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