Cylinder seal can be depicted as a placed in ruler . The figure on the right is kneeling down on what could be descrided as an elevation piller and points towards the goat like he is being selected with a seed-cone or purification stone in his hand. The goats head is turned in fear by the lion which the another figure with long hair curled back with one naked leg up which is a sign of purity who in turn points towards a second lion with a purification stone or pine-cone in his hand. A lion is symbol of war and both lions hands are in a strirring pose. Impression on envelope Ankara.Ozguc 2000-1500 BCE. Kultepe Turkey. NFOSource. First Impressions, cylinder seals In The Ancient Near East by Dominique Collon.

 

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