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God at right seated on throne in boat, with attendant god (?) behind him. Another seated figure (god?) at left with a standing figure between the two seated figures. Crescent between seated god in boat and figure in front of him.

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.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian, Akkadian, 2334–2154 B.C.

Object Place

Mesopotamia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 37.7 mm x 22.5 (21.4)

Accession Number

65.1449

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals