Cylinder seals with impressions.
29th-24th c BCE Mesopotamian Sumerian (Eary Dynastic) Applied Arts
SUMERIAN EARLY DYNASTIC Anonymous
(2900 BCE - 2730 BCE)
c. 2900 BCE-2350 BCE
29th-24th c BCE
Sumerian (Eary Dynastic)
Boston. Museum of Fine Arts.
"Seal, top left: Limestone; 3.4 cm. x 1.8 cm.; Two criss-crossed rampant lions, one devouring a bull and the other a long horned animal. Flanking scene are a nude hero wearing a feather crown, a bullman, and a long-horned animal. Seal, top right: Marble; Upper register: Two goats flanking a bush, lower register: Banquet scene."