Requires Photography

Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Iranian, Elamite
Proto-Elamite
3100–2900 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 1.9 cm (1 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.1523

Medium or Technique

Steatite

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Birds marching in file.

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.
(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)