Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Kassite
1595–1157 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 37.3 mm x 12.4

Accession Number

65.1557

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Rearing bull at right next to “sacred tree” at left with star/rosette above the bull.

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

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer