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Truncated conoid stamp seal. Heads and foreparts of four lions. B.B. 279.8.

Provenance

By 1925: Edward Perry Warren collection (bought in Paris); October 28, 1925: lent to the MFA by Edward Perry Warren; 1927: purchased by the MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 28 October 1925. (Accession date: Nov-17-1927)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Achaemenid, 550–331 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.015 Length:

Accession Number

27.654

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals