Intaglio

Near Eastern
Hellenistic Period


Dimensions

Length: 13.5 mm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1198

Medium or Technique

Garnet

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Unusual quadruped stands to right, nursing a bovine standing to left. Inscription (?) above.

Provenance

By date unknown: Burton Y. Berry Collection; gift to MFA from Burton Y. Berry in Memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut, October 15, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut