Cylinder seal

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


Accession Number

65.1527

Medium or Technique

Steatite?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Similarities with Mesopotamian Early Dynastic “Brocade Style.” Two leaping stags 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, 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)