Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Early Dynastic Period II
2900–2334 B.C.


Accession Number

68.65

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Much worn. Contest scene: two human figures one attacking stag other attacking lion. Lion attacks another stag.

Provenance

By 1968: Dr. Elie Borowski Collection; 1968: given to the MFA by Dr. Borowski.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Elie Borowski