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Cylinder seal with name of Senwosret (Sesostris)

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Blue faience cylinder seal inscribed with the name Senwosret (Sesostris) in a cartouche.

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; December 1, 1967: given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.7 x 1.7 cm (1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1143

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals