Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Iranian, Elamite
Neo-Elamite (?)
800–500 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 22.5 mm x 10.5

Accession Number

65.1408

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Two rampant winged bulls moving toward right. The one at left turns its head back toward the one at right.

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)