Near Eastern, Anatolian, Hittite
Legacy dimension: 0.017 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Jasper seal with pierced handle. A lion leaping on the back of an ibex. In the field a tree(?) and symbols.
By 1897: Count Michael Tyszkiewicz Collection; 1898: auction of the M. Tyszkiewicz Collection, Hotel des Commissaires-Priseurs, 9 rue Drouot, Paris, June 8-10, lot 250 (said to have been found on Rhodes); 1898: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1898
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund