Stamp seal

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Sasanian
A.D. 226–651


Dimensions

18 x 22 (ring); 18 x 11.5 (bezel)

Accession Number

65.1420

Medium or Technique

Brown/white onyx

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Sasanian stamp seal. Two confronted couchant moufflons flanking plant. Two stars in field behind moufflons.

Provenance

By 1965: with Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems, Mrs. Horace L. Mayer. 1965 given to the MFA by Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Weems, Mrs. Mayer, 10 November 1965.
(Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)