Near Eastern, Iranian, Elamite
Legacy dimension: .23 x .12 mm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A lion attacks a horned animal suckling its young. Above the horned animal appears an eight-pointed star and above the lion 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