Cylinder Seal card

Cylinder Seal

56.20.307

Currently not on display

Information

Cylinder seal perforated through the centre and inscribed with hieroglyphs. Professor P. Kaplony of Zurich commented on 25 May 1977 that it's either Middle Kingdom or fake. There is a wax impression of the inscription (35 mm x 54.5 mm x 7 mm). Recorded as being collected on the "Banks of the Nile, 1870".