Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Jemdet Nasr
3100–2900 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 3 cm

Accession Number

66.1034

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

May be from Susa or the Diyala region. An all-over design in which a floral pattern composed of rosettes and elaborate hatching predominates.

Provenance

By 1966: Richard R. Wagner Collection; 1966: given to the MFA by Richard R. Wagner.
(Accession date: December 14, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner