Stamp seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Neo-Babylonian
625–539 B.C.


Accession Number

65.1584

Medium or Technique

Blue chalcedony

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Neo-Babylonian drilled style stamp seal. Male figure (deity or genius) holding ringlet, encircled by Aramaic inscription.

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.

Credit Line

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