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Mother-of-pearl seal in the form of a running cow.

Provenance

By 1978: with John Moger; November 15, 1978: purchased by the MFA from John Moger . (Accession date: November 15, 1978.)

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian, Late Uruk, 3500–3100 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 4cm (1 9/16in.)

Accession Number

1978.413

Medium or Technique

Mother-of-pearl

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals