Ancient Art

Carved intaglio seal

7th–6th century B.C.

Pale bluish-green glass

Diam. 1.8 cm (3/4 in.)
Gift of Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., B.A. 1948
1986.100.10
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Syrian
Period: 
Persian, 7th–6th century B.C.
Classification: 
Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., acquired in Syria; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1986.

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