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Sasanian stamp seal. Two confronted couchant moufflons flanking plant. Two stars in field behind moufflons.


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. (Accession date: November 10, 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, Iranian, Persian, Sasanian, A.D. 226–651


18 x 22 (ring); 18 x 11.5 (bezel)

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Medium or Technique

Brown/white onyx


The Ancient World