Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Legacy dimension: .24 x .9 mm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A human figure in a long garment faces a seated dog or jackal supporting on its head a staff with curved top. Behind the animal appears a divine symbol. At the end of the scene is a panel with three lines of inscription.
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