|Artifact Identification||Stamp Seal (1900.53.0033A)|
|Period/Date||Sassanian, 224 – 636 CE|
|Dimension 1 (Length)||2.1 cm|
|Dimension 2 (Height)||1.8 cm|
|Dimension 3 (Width)||1.2 cm|
|Manufacturing Processes||Carved, Incising, Drilling|
|Munsell Color Information||Medium Gray (N6.25) -ns|
Rogers: A semi-translucent stamp seal engraved with a squat human figure. A band encircles his head and extends down his back. Both hands are raised to a level with his face. Porada: Squat, rotund female figure.
Porada, Edith. "Concordance of Seals in the Oriental Museum, UIUC." Unpublished ms., ca. 1950. Rogers, Frances. Babylonian Seal Cylinders as a Historical Source, UIUC Master's Thesis, 1929.