Stamp seal or amulet

Near Eastern, Iranian
Prehistoric Susa, Susa I
about 4000 B.C.


Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 3.2 x 2.9 x 2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1579

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Theriomorphic stamp seal with cross-hatched incisions.

Provenance

By 1965: with Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems, Mrs. Horace L. Mayer. 1965: given to the MFA by Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Weems, Mrs. Mayer, 10 November 1965.
(Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer