Cylinder seal mythology Louvre AO30255



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English: Cylinder seal and clay imprint, representing a mythological scene: Assur attacking a monster is cheered by a goddess. Steatite, Assyria, 9th-8th centuries BC.
Français : Sceau-cylindre et son empreinte, représentant une scène mythologique : Assur attaquant un monstre est acclamé par une déesse. Stéatite, Assyrie, IXe-VIIIe siècle av. J.-C.
Nederlands: Zegel-cylinder met de afdruk ervan op klei.De afbeelding stelt een mythologische scène voor: Assur valt een monster aan, terwijl een godin hem aanmoedigt. Steatite, Assyrië, 9e-8e eeuw v.Chr.

Department of Oriental Antiquities, Richelieu, ground floor, room 6

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AO 30255

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