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Ancient Art

Carved stamp seal

7th–6th century B.C.

Green glass

9/16 × 1/2 × 9/16 in. (1.5 × 1.2 × 1.4 cm)
Total H. 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)
L. of carved surface 1.4 cm (1/2 in.)
W. of carved surface 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Gift of Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., B.A. 1948
Near Eastern, Syrian
Persian, 7th–6th century B.C.

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.