12 December 2002
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A BYZANTINE BRONZE STAMP SEAL
Circa 4th-7th Century A.D.
The rectangular seal inscribed in Greek reading, "AΛAΦ", with a ring handle at the back
2 1/816 in. (5.2 cm) wide
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Friedenberg, "The Evolution and Uses of Jewish Byzantine Stamp Seals" in The Journal of the Walters Art Gallery, vol. 52/53, 1994/1995, fig. 10.
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