Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Kassite
1595–1157 B.C.


Object Place: Babylon

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.025 Length:

Accession Number

28.855

Medium or Technique

Red jasper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

A worshipper, hand up, adoring, and three lines of votive inscription: “Nabu, lord, keeper of all decrees of heaven.”

Provenance

By 1928: A.W. Hunt collection; 1928: given to the MFA by A.W. Hunt.

Credit Line

Gift of A. W. Hunt