Seal in the form of a bull

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Uruk
Uruk
3500–3100 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.525

Medium or Technique

Red siliceous stone, probably carnelian

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Bull facing left. Inlaid eyes missing. Drilled pattern.

Provenance

By 1964: with Mathias Komor; 1964: purchased by the MFA from Mathias Komor.
(Accession Date: April 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund