Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Iranian, Elamite
Middle Elamite
1500–1000 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 31.9 mm x 8.5

Accession Number

65.1407

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Deity with horned headdress at right, holding emblem in right hand. Worshipper at left with tree and lightning bolt (trident? / fire?) between them.

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

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)