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Intaglio

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

Near Eastern, Hellenistic Period,

Dimensions

Length: 13.5 mm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1198

Medium or Technique

Garnet

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Gems