Scaraboid Stamp Seal

Object Name: 
Scaraboid Stamp Seal

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Object Name: 
Scaraboid Stamp Seal
Accession Number: 
73.1.16 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm; Face W: 1.4 cm, D: 1.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-699
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue. Cast, drilled, engraved, and polished. Stamp seal: scaraboid. Impression: Hunter on horseback rides toward left in pursuit of ibex, with part of oval border, above scene.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Motamed, Saeed, Source
1973-07-23
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 102, #201; BIB# 29547