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Adda Seal


Mark Cartwright
by The British Museum
published on 09 January 2017
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The Adda Seal which depicts the Sumerian god Enki with two rivers pouring from his shoulders. The two-faced figure is his vizier Usimu. On the left is the sun god Utu-Shamash. 2300 BCE. (British Museum London)

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