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Stamp seal

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Stamp seal in the form of a bean perforated the short way. Long horned quadruped.

Provenance

By 1934: R. S. Cooke Collection, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, England; 1934: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Cooke.* (Accession date: December 6, 1934) *Seventeen seals, numbered 34.1440-34.1456 were purchased as a group for $6000.

Credit Line

Archibald Cary Coolidge Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Protoliterate Susa, 3500–2700 B.C.

Dimensions

.20 x .15 x .8 mm.

Accession Number

34.1454

Medium or Technique

Limestone

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals