Amulet/stamp seal

Near Eastern, Iranian or Mesopotamian
Late Uruk or Susa
early 3rd millennium B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 14 x 5 x 15 mm

Accession Number

65.1600

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Theriomorphic stone - form of lamb. Geometric design on base (plant or bundle of grain?).

Provenance

By 1965: with Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems, Mrs. Horace L. Mayer. 1965 given to the MFA by Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Weems, Mrs. Mayer, 10 November 1965.
(Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer