Hematite cylinder seal
Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Object Place: Babylon
Length: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cylinder seal of hematite with incised image showing: male figure with brimmed hat and kilt (king?) holding a mace, facing a suppliant goddess. Figure with long garment behind him. Smaller figures and symbols in field.
By 1904: Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman Collection; 1904: Given to the MFA by Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman, 23 December 1904.
Bequest of Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman