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Seal with the name of Ptah

Button seal of green faience. Incised geometric decoration on back. Base inscribed with name of the Egyptian god Ptah. Pierced.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; December 14, 1966: given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Accession Number

66.1006

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals