Stamp seal

Near Eastern, Levantine, Syrian
Neo-Assyrian, reign of Ashurnasirpal
883–859 B.C.


Object Place: Syria

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .013 W. .01

Accession Number

49.109

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

From Tell Fakhariyah. Stamp-seal of white frit: lion(?) surrounded by branches and a frame.

Provenance

From Tell Fakhariyah, Sounding IX, outside of Iron Age Palace at level of Floor 3; 1940: excavated by the Marriner Memorial Expedition in Tell Fakhariyah; by 1949: with the Marriner Memorial Expedition; 1949: given to the MFA by the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition