Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Levantine, Syrian
Middle-Late Bronze Age
1800–1300 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: Length 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7607

Medium or Technique

Haematite

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Mythological contest scene. Two men seizing and attacking a third between them; two smaller men grasping each other around the shoulder. S.L. 568.

Provenance

By 1901: Edward Perry Warren Collection; 1901: given to the MFA through contribution.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution