Button seal with animal motif

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 0.9 x 1.7 cm (3/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1146

Medium or Technique

Glazed steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Green glazed button seal with quatrefoil decoration composed of four antelope heads; suspension loop on back.

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; December 1, 1967: given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer