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Bulla with two seal impressions

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Clay bulla bearing two stamp seal impressions, the upper showing a running quadruped with star, crescent and surrounding inscription; and the lower five lines of text.

Provenance

By 1985: Eshagh Sakhaei, Brighton, MA; 1985: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Sakhaei, 27 February 1985. (Accession date: February 27, 1985)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Sasanian, A.D. 226–651

Dimensions

Diameter: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.25

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals