Cylinder seal

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 14 mm x 7.5

Accession Number

65.1444

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Kneeling bearded hero with bow and quiver grasping small bull at lower right, larger bull flees at upper 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.
(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)