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Boundary stone

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Boundary stone, carved with animals, buildings and cuneiform writing. Black stand.

Provenance

By 1947: with N.M. Heeramaneck; 1947: purchased by the MFA for $500. (Accession date: May 8, 1947)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian, Middle Assyrian Period, about 1100 B.C.

Object Place

Assyria

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .108 W. .212 D. .133

Accession Number

47.1037

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele