Stamp Seal

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Object Name: 
Stamp Seal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.1.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.6 cm; Face W: 1.4 cm, D: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
599-300 BC
Primary Description: 
Transparent light bluish green glass; cast, drilled, engraved, polished. Conical shape; impression: male figure, standing, wearing cap and long robe, with arms outstretched, dominating two rampant lions, one on each side, with their heads turned away; above, drooping winged disk.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Motamed, Saeed, Source
1973-07-23
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 103, #203; BIB# 29547