Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Neo-Assyrian
883–612 B.C.


Object Place: Mesopotamia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 41 mm x 14

Accession Number

65.1375

Medium or Technique

Gray/brown marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Banquet scene. King seated at right with cup in upraised left hand, long vessel on table before him. Attendant on other side of table faces him and holds fan. In field star and plants to rear of attendant.

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)