Pre-Sumerian, Iraq, C. 3250 BC
limestone with black stone inlaid eyes, Overall: 2.7 x 4.7 x 3.9 cm (1 1/16 x 1 13/16 x 1 1/2 in). Bequest of Fay Ratner and the Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund 1981.7
The underside of this figure is incised with two running animals to make a seal; when pressed into a soft material, it leaves an impression.
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