Boundary stone

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
about 1100 B.C.


Object Place: Iraq

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .108 W. .212 D. .133

Accession Number

47.1037

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Boundary stone, carved with deities in the form of animals, shrines and cuneiform writing.

Provenance

By 1947: with N.M. Heeramaneck; 1947: purchased by the MFA for $500.

(Accession date: May 8, 1947)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund