Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian
Akkadian
2334–2154 B.C.


Object Place: Mesopotamia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 21.3 mm x E. 13.7

Accession Number

65.1454

Medium or Technique

Black-brown stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Banquet scene with two seated figures drinking through tubes from vessel at center, star above and plant to left.

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)