Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Iranian?
First millennium B.C.?


Object Place: Iran?

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 25.5 mm x 10.1

Accession Number

65.1404

Medium or Technique

Faience, glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Humanoid figure to right, crescent and a “sacred-tree”like design surmounted by star/rosette to left.

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.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)