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Cachets et cylindres-sceaux de style sumérien archaïque et de styles dérivés, du musée de Cannes (collection Lycklama) [Texte imprimé] / Joseph Billiet (1931)

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    • Type : texte imprime, monographie
      Auteur(s) : Billiet, Joseph (1886-1955?) Voir les notices liées en tant qu’auteur
      Titre(s) : Cachets et cylindres-sceaux de style sumérien archaïque et de styles dérivés, du musée de Cannes (collection Lycklama) / Joseph Billiet, conservateur des musées de Cannes…
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