Ancient Near Eastern Glyptic
In the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

By Parvine H. Merrillees
October 2001
Paul Åströms Förlag
ISBN: 91-7081-181-4
95 pages, illustrated; 8" x 11.5"
$66.00 paper original

List of plates. Preface. The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. The collection. List of seals. The catalogue - introduction. Catalogue of cylinder and stamp seals (from the Late Prehistoric period through the Sassanian period). Historical context. Chronological table of the ancient Near East. List of sites mentioned in the text. Map of the East Mediterranean, Near and Middle East. Abbreviations and references. Appendix: Mineralogy of the seals (by Dr. Ralph Segnit).

Includes many black & white illustrations, and seven black & white photographic plates.

Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, Vol. CXXIX

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