AP-040

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AP-040
AP-040 Face.jpg
The unique identifying number for this artefact.
Item Code:
AP-040
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:
White
The specific colour of the artefact.
Specific Colour:
Cream with brown streaks
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:
Limestone
See Artefact Condition for a full definition of condition types
Condition:
Broken suspension
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
Measurements
Arbitary type with a similar size
Scale:
Length being the longest edge
Length:
21.56 mm
0.849 inches
Width being the shorter edge
Width:
18.84 mm
0.0188 m
1.884 cm
1.884e-5 km
1.170663e-5 miles
0.0618 foot
Height of the artefact, including suspension loop
Full Height:
6.34 mm
0.00634 m
0.634 cm
6.34e-6 km
3.939492e-6 miles
0.0208 foot
Height of the artefact body excluding the handle/eyelet
Body Height:
3.49 mm
0.00349 m
0.349 cm
3.49e-6 km
2.168585e-6 miles
0.0115 foot
Weight
Weight
2.5 g
0.0025 kg
3.936825e-4 stones
0.00551 lb
0.0882 onces
Comment on the completeness of the measurements
Measurement Comment:
Complete

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Classifications

Artefact description

Rectangular with rounded corners; cream stone stamp seal; reverse is very flat but the suspension loop broke and the seal was re-drilled through the centre; incised design has a large square cross-hatching and a series of roughly aligned diagonals.

Body and Design information

The type of object
Body Type:
Stamp
The design group of the object
Design Type:
Cross-hatching
The profile of the object defines the reverse and method of suspension
Body Reverse:
Flat
The design sub group of the object
Design Sub-Type:
Square and Diagonal
Defines the shape of the face of the object
Body Face:
Rectangular
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:
Central Eyelet
Type Comments: Loose in soil with no contextual information. Morphologically and Stylistically ArpMid so assigned there.


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. 570
Artefact Depot Number: 1934,0210.374
Artefact References: Mallowan and Rose (1935) (Pl. VII(a)), Von Wickede (1990) (p.292 no.190)

Attached Media

ArtefactFace:
The Face of AP-040
ArtefactSide:
The Side(s) of AP-040
ArtefactReverse:
The Reverse of AP-040
ArtefactImpression:
The Impression of AP-040
ArtefactOther:
Other perspectives of AP-040
ArtefactDrawing:
Drawing of AP-040
ArtefactAdditionalMedia:
None.jpg

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Facts about "AP-040"
ArtefactAdditionalMediaImage:None +
ArtefactBasicColourWhite +
ArtefactConditionBroken suspension +
ArtefactContextLoose in soil +
ArtefactDepotNumber1934,0210.374 +
ArtefactDepthUnknown +
ArtefactDescriptionRectangular with rounded corners; cream stone stamp seal; reverse is very flat but the suspension loop broke and the seal was re-drilled through the centre; incised design has a large square cross-hatching and a series of roughly aligned diagonals. +
ArtefactDrawingFile:None +
ArtefactExcavatorMax Edgar Lucien Mallowan +
ArtefactExcavatorNumberA. 570 +
ArtefactExcavatorTypeAmulet +
ArtefactFaceFile:AP-040 Face.jpg +
ArtefactHeightFull0.00634 m (0.634 cm, 6.34 mm, 6.34e-6 km, 3.939492e-6 miles, 0.0208 foot, 0.25 inches) +
ArtefactHeightHandleless0.00349 m (0.349 cm, 3.49 mm, 3.49e-6 km, 2.168585e-6 miles, 0.0115 foot, 0.137 inches) +
ArtefactImpressionFile:AP-040 Impression.jpg +
ArtefactLength21.56 mm (0.849 inches) +
ArtefactLocationThe British Museum +
ArtefactMeasurementCommentComplete +
ArtefactOtherFile:None +
ArtefactPhaseArpMid +
ArtefactReferencesMallowan and Rose (1935) (Pl. VII(a)) + and Von Wickede (1990) (p.292 no.190) +
ArtefactReverseFile:AP-040 Reverse.jpg +
ArtefactSideFile:AP-040 Side.jpg +
ArtefactSpecificColourCream with brown streaks +
ArtefactTypeStamp Seal +
ArtefactWeight0.0025 kg (2.5 g, 3.936825e-4 stones, 0.00551 lb, 0.0882 onces) +
ArtefactWidth0.0188 m (1.884 cm, 18.84 mm, 1.884e-5 km, 1.170663e-5 miles, 0.0618 foot, 0.742 inches) +
BodyFaceRectangular +
BodyPiercingCentral Eyelet +
BodyReverseFlat +
BodyTypeStamp +
DesignCommentsLoose in soil with no contextual information. Morphologically and Stylistically ArpMid so assigned there. +
DesignGroupCross-hatching +
DesignSubGroupSquare and Diagonal +
ItemCodeAP-040 +
MaterialBasicStone +
MaterialSpecificLimestone +
PeriodHalaf +
SealingTypeNot a Sealing +
SiteArpachiyah +
SiteAreaArpachiyah Unknown +
SiteLotUnassigned +
SiteLotGroupUnassigned +
SubPeriodUnknown (Arpachiyah) +
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