Artist Babylonian, Mesopotamian
  • Cylinder Seal
Date between 1894 and 1595 BCE
Medium Hematite
Dimensions Overall: 3/8 × 3/4 inches (1 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 90.1S11612
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, at left: En zu
probably Dr. F. D. Shepard (Aintab, Turkey);
1885-1895, purchased by Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
October 1, 1897-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Meerchyad, Lina. "Ancient Mesopotamian Seals in the Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts," Bulletin of the DIA 90, no. 1/4 (2016): p. 70, no. 13.