AP-017

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AP-017
AP-017 Face.jpg
The unique identifying number for this artefact.
Item Code:
AP-017
The quality of the data.
Data Quality:
The general type of artefact.
Type:
Stamp Seal
The site/location the artefact was found at.
Site:
Arpachiyah
The basic colour of the artefact.
Basic Colour:
Black
The specific colour of the artefact.
Specific Colour:
Black White
The general type of material the artefact is made of i.e. Stone or Bone.
Base Material:
Stone
The specific material the artefact is made of i.e. Marble or Limestone.
Specific Material:
Unknown Stone
See Artefact Condition for a full definition of condition types
Condition:
Good
Phasing
The traditional archaeological phase the artefact is from.
Period:
Halaf
The site or regional specific archaeological phase the artefact is from.
Sub-Period:
Unknown (Arpachiyah)
The Aktanak phase the object is from
Phase:
ArpMid
The earliest date BCE the object could be
Earliest Date:
5600
The latest date BCE the object could be
Latest Date:
5400
Comment on the phasing of the object
Phasing Comment:
No contextual information available but typologically Halaf so ArpMid.
Measurements
Arbitary type with a similar size
Scale:
Length being the longest edge
Length:
15.33 mm
0.604 inches
Width being the shorter edge
Width:
10.77 mm
0.0108 m
1.077 cm
1.077e-5 km
6.692166e-6 miles
0.0353 foot
Height of the artefact, including suspension loop
Full Height:
5.00 mm
0.005 m
0.5 cm
5.0e-6 km
3.106855e-6 miles
0.0164 foot
Weight
Weight
0.5 g
5.0e-4 kg
7.87365e-5 stones
0.0011 lb
0.0176 onces
Comment on the completeness of the measurements
Measurement Comment:
Complete

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Classifications

Artefact description

Oval black with white mottled stone pendant seal; profile is torpedo shaped; incised geometric design has two vertical incised lines and two roughly horizontal lines as well as a random assortment of other incised lines. Condition is complete.

Body and Design information

The type of object
Body Type:
Pendant
The design group of the object
Design Type:
Cross-hatching
The profile of the object defines the reverse and method of suspension
Body Reverse:
Bulb
The design sub group of the object
Design Sub-Type:
Irregular (CH)
Defines the shape of the face of the object
Body Face:
Oval
The specific elements that form the seal design
Design Elements:
The specific elements that form the seal body
Body Elements:
If a sealing, the type (door, label, etc.) of sealing
Sealing Type:
Not a Sealing
Nature of the Piercing
Piercing Type:
Vertical Eyelet
Type Comments:


Specific Location

Context: Loose in soil
Coordinates:
Depth: Unknown
Site Area: Arpachiyah Unknown
Site Lot: Unassigned
Site Lot Group: Unassigned

Additional Information

Artefact Location: The British Museum
Artefact Excavator: Max Edgar Lucien Mallowan
Artefact Excavator Type: Amulet
Artefact Excavator Number: A. 40
Artefact Depot Number: 1934,0210.352
Artefact References: Mallowan and Rose (1935) (Pl. VIII(a)), Von Wickede (1990) (p.289 no.101)

Attached Media

ArtefactFace:
The Face of AP-017
ArtefactSide:
The Side(s) of AP-017
ArtefactReverse:
The Reverse of AP-017
ArtefactImpression:
The Impression of AP-017
ArtefactOther:
Other perspectives of AP-017
ArtefactDrawing:
Drawing of AP-017
ArtefactAdditionalMedia:
None.jpg

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Facts about "AP-017"
ArtefactAdditionalMediaImage:None +
ArtefactBasicColourBlack +
ArtefactConditionGood +
ArtefactContextLoose in soil +
ArtefactDepotNumber1934,0210.352 +
ArtefactDepthUnknown +
ArtefactDescriptionOval black with white mottled stone pendant seal; profile is torpedo shaped; incised geometric design has two vertical incised lines and two roughly horizontal lines as well as a random assortment of other incised lines. Condition is complete. +
ArtefactDrawingFile:None +
ArtefactExcavatorMax Edgar Lucien Mallowan +
ArtefactExcavatorNumberA. 40 +
ArtefactExcavatorTypeAmulet +
ArtefactFaceFile:AP-017 Face.jpg +
ArtefactHeightFull0.005 m (0.5 cm, 5 mm, 5.0e-6 km, 3.106855e-6 miles, 0.0164 foot, 0.197 inches) +
ArtefactImpressionFile:None +
ArtefactLength15.33 mm (0.604 inches) +
ArtefactLocationThe British Museum +
ArtefactMeasurementCommentComplete +
ArtefactOtherFile:None +
ArtefactPhaseArpMid +
ArtefactReferencesMallowan and Rose (1935) (Pl. VIII(a)) + and Von Wickede (1990) (p.289 no.101) +
ArtefactReverseFile:AP-017 Reverse.jpg +
ArtefactSideFile:AP-017 Side.jpg +
ArtefactSpecificColourBlack White +
ArtefactTypeStamp Seal +
ArtefactWeight5.0e-4 kg (0.5 g, 7.87365e-5 stones, 0.0011 lb, 0.0176 onces) +
ArtefactWidth0.0108 m (1.077 cm, 10.77 mm, 1.077e-5 km, 6.692166e-6 miles, 0.0353 foot, 0.424 inches) +
BodyFaceOval +
BodyPiercingVertical Eyelet +
BodyReverseBulb +
BodyTypePendant +
DesignGroupCross-hatching +
DesignSubGroupIrregular (CH) +
ItemCodeAP-017 +
MaterialBasicStone +
MaterialSpecificUnknown Stone +
PeriodHalaf +
PhaseCommentNo contextual information available but typologically Halaf so ArpMid. +
SealingTypeNot a Sealing +
SiteArpachiyah +
SiteAreaArpachiyah Unknown +
SiteLotUnassigned +
SiteLotGroupUnassigned +
SubPeriodUnknown (Arpachiyah) +
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