Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian
Length: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
An enthroned god (Enki/Ea with streams and fish?) with goat standing facing him. Crescent and two flasks above goat; star between goat and god. At far left, a bird alighting the spade of Marduk.
By 1934: R.S. Cooke collection, Harrow Hill, Middlesex, England; 1934: purchased by the MFA from R.S. Cooke.*
(Accession date: June 7, 1934)
* Eighteen seals, 34.191-34.208, were purchased as a group for £201.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund