Scaraboid seal with Persian archer
Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Length: 26 mm (1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Intaglio. Mounted Persian archer rides to the left and has just loosed an arrow at an ibex, running away. The arrow has pierced the back of the ibex.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Patras.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution