Stamp seal

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 18 mm Length: x 12 mm x. x 11.5 mm h.

Accession Number

65.1639

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Theriomorphic stamp seal/amulate [hedgehog]. Winged figure of Bes.

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

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer