Duck-shaped stamp seal / weight. On the base highly schematized figure of a winged genius.
1936: Purchased by the MFA through Prof. Robert A. Pfeiffer.* (Accession date: April 2, 1936) *40 seals, 36.177-36.216, were purchased as a group for $500.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund
Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Neo-Babylonian Period, 625–539 B.C.
Legacy dimension: .25 x .19 mm. 7.950 grams
Medium or Technique
Smoky chalcedony with dendrite marks