11 June 2001
AN AKKADIAN WHITE MARBLE CYLINDER SEAL
Circa 2334-2154 B.C.
With two contest scenes, to the right a bull-man with his face turned frontal grappling with a rearing lion, and to the left a nude Lahmu (hairy hero) with his face turned frontal grappling with a rearing buffalo, the terminal a two column, six line inscription in Sumerian cuneiform reading "Nabi Sîn, governor of Kish: Lugal-izu, administrator, is your servant"
33.5 x 21 mm
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