Stamp seal, bead

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Sasanian
A.D. 226–651


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: A) 21 x 13.5 x 18.5 h mm B) 21 x 16 mm C) 19 x 12 x 16.5 h mm D)26 x 23 mm

Accession Number

65.1656

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

A) Ellipsoid stamp with running hare, B) Yellow and green frit bead, C) Ellipsoid stamp - male bearded figure and inscription, D) Polychrome frit bead.

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