Cylinder seal

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Neo-Babylonian
625–539 B.C.


Dimensions

Length x diameter: 2.1 x 1.1 cm (13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.580

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

A combination of “cut” and “drilled” styles. A votary standing before an unidentified object.

Provenance

By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston