Cylinder Seal, between 1792 and 1600 BCE

  • Babylonian, Mesopotamian

Stone

  • Overall: 1 1/8 × 5/8 inches (2.9 × 1.6 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Vollrad von Berg

1983.70

Department

Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Mythology
  • Stone
  • Figures (representations)
  • Seal
  • Cylindrical
  • Mesopotamia
  • Animal
  • God
  • Goddess
  • Ram

(C. Dikran Kelekian, New York, New York, USA)

purchased by Dr. and Mrs. Vollrad von Berg

1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Meerchyad, Lina. "Ancient Mesopotamian Seals in the Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts," Bulletin of the DIA 90, no. 1/4 (2016): p. 70, no. 13.

Babylonian, Mesopotamian, Cylinder Seal, between 1792 and 1600 BCE, stone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Vollrad von Berg, 1983.70.