Deities, humans, animals, plants, and religious iconography all appear on these artifacts. Other designs found on Sumerian cylinder seals may include geometric designs and inscriptions in cuneiform script.
Ancient Civilizations of the Fertile Crescent: CYLINDER SEALS - Used as a means of stamping and identifying documents. Simply roll the seal out on clay and get the image! These seals are just a couple of inches long. Ancient Near East