Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Jemdet Nasr
3100–2900 B.C.


Object Place: Sumer

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 27 mm x D. 13.7

Accession Number

65.1453

Medium or Technique

Yellow-brown steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Rosette at left, and ibex to 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.

Credit Line

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