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Duck-shaped weight/stamp seal. Neo-Babylonian drilled style. Bearded, winged genius.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Neo-Babylonian, 625–539 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 22.5 x 12.5 x 15 h.

Accession Number

65.1603

Medium or Technique

Agate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals