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Stamp seal

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 3rd–7th century A.D.
Geography:
Iran or Mesopotamia
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Agate
Dimensions:
H. 2.3 cm x W. 1.6 cm x D. 1.8 cm
Classification:
Stone-Stamp Seals
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.305.3
Not on view
Brunner, Christopher J. 1978. Sasanian stamp seals in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 100, p. 29.

Brunner, Christopher J. 1979. "Sasanian Seals in the Moore Collection: Motive and Meaning in Some Popular Subjects." Metropolitan Museum Journal 14, p. 44, fig. 15.
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