Ringstone (?)

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Achaemenid Period
550–331 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 16 mm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1194

Medium or Technique

Sard

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Two quadrupeds kneeling, facing each other. Vegetation between.

Provenance

By date unknown: Burton Y. Berry Collection; gift to MFA from Burton Y. Berry in Memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut, October 15, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut