Bulla with signet ring impression

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Sasanian
A.D. 226–651


Dimensions

Max. Diameter: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.24

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Clay bulla bearing a signet ring impression of a large head in profile. Damage to right side of edge.

Provenance

By 1985: Eshagh Sakhaei, Brighton, MA; 1985: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Sakhaei, 27 February 1985.
(Accession date: February 27, 1985)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund