Stamp seal

Near Eastern, Iranian
Protoliterate Susa
3500–2700 B.C.


Dimensions

.20 x .15 x .8 mm.

Accession Number

34.1454

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Stamp seal in the form of a bean perforated the short way. Long horned quadruped.

Provenance

By 1934: R. S. Cooke Collection, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, England; 1934: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Cooke.*
(Accession date: December 6, 1934)

*Seventeen seals, numbered 34.1440-34.1456 were purchased as a group for $6000.

Credit Line

Archibald Cary Coolidge Fund