Unfinished cylinder seal
Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Height x diameter: 3.0 x 1.6 cm (1 3/16 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cylinder seal with unfinished intaglios depicting a standing figure with arm raised, behind a seated figure, both facing right. Intaglios are unfinished and in preliminary stages of work. Three columns of inscription are complete, reading “Habil-Kinum, son of Ea-sharri, servant of Ea.”
By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.
Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston