Description The scene on this cylinder seal depicts a standing figure in long robe, with a star in the field behind him and a standing altar (?) with a winged disk of Assur above it, as well as an inverted crescent. The scene is completed by a two-line cuneiform inscription.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters), New York, 1931, by inheritance; Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, 1941, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1941, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase [formerly part of the Walters Collection], 1941
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