Damaged Great Seal Emblem

Herat, Afghanistan c. 2013

This large metal Great Seal emblem, measuring approximately 4 ft. in diameter, was located at the entrance to the U.S. Consulate Herat, Afghanistan, and was damaged during the September 13, 2013, attack on the consulate by a truck bomb. Eight Afghan guards lost their lives defending the Consulate during this attack.

  • Source/Credit: Transfer from the U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Catalog Number: 2015.0015.01
  • Created: c. 2013
  • Acquired: 2015

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