An Old Syrian Seal from Tell Afis (NW Syria)

  • Candida Felli Università degli Studi di Firenze
Keywords: Seal, Old Syrian, Linear Style, chronology

Abstract

The paper focuses on an Old Syrian Linear Style Seal found in the area of the Middle Bronze Age Acropolis fortifications at Tell Afis in 1999. The in-depth treatment of the piece in relation to its finding context and iconography provides the opportunity for a reappraisal of discussion on this class of seals in relation to questions such as chronology and manufacture.

Author Biography

Candida Felli, Università degli Studi di Firenze

Firenze

Published
2019-03-19
How to Cite
Felli, C. (2019). An Old Syrian Seal from Tell Afis (NW Syria). Asia Anteriore Antica. Journal of Ancient Near Eastern Cultures, 1(1), 43-55. https://doi.org/10.13128/asiana-73
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