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Theriomorphic stamp seal with cross-hatched incisions.

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. (Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

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

Near Eastern, Iranian, Prehistoric Susa, Susa I, about 4000 B.C.

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 3.2 x 2.9 x 2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1579

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals