Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Early Dynastic Period
Legacy dimension: .18 x .12 mm.
Not On View
Gable-shaped stamp seal, perforated at the top and with a rectangular base - one corner chipped off. Grayish brown. The head of a bearded bull-man.
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.
Archibald Cary Coolidge Fund