Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Object Place: Assyria
Legacy dimension: .29 x .13 mm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A bearded figure wearing a long richly decorated mantle holds on one side a bearded winged sphinx and on the other a beardless one. In the field appears a crescent.
1936: Purchased by the MFA through Prof. Robert A. Pfeiffer.*
(Accession date: April 2, 1936)
*40 seals, 36.177-36.216, were purchased as a group for $500.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund