Cylinder seal with king and goddess

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Old Babylonian
2000–1594 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.2 x 1.2 cm (7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1983.568

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Unfinished cylinder seal with standing figures still in the early stages of cutting.

Provenance

By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston