Artist Persian
Title
  • Stamp Seal with Winged Hero Holding Griffins and Modern Impression
Date 550 - 300 BCE
Medium chalcedony
Dimensions Overall: 5/8 × 7/8 × 1 1/8 inches (1.6 × 2.2 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 45.504
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
(Charles L. Morley);
1945-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
van der Osten, H.H. Ancient Oriental Seals in the Collection of Mrs. Agnes Baldwin Brett, pp.1, 19, 29, 33, 46, 56; p. XII, 137.