Artist possibly Assyrian, Mesopotamian
Artist possibly Babylonian, Mesopotamian
  • Cylinder Seal with Hero, Two Bulls and a Tree
Date 725 - 600 BCE
Medium carnelian
Dimensions Overall: 15/16 × 1/2 inches (2.4 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman
Accession Number 52.47
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman [-1956];
1952-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.