between 499 and 400 B.C.
23 x 10 mm
Morgan Seal 833
Acquired by Pierpont Morgan sometime between 1885 and 1908.
"Though Greek soldiers appear in the battle scene of 833, the arrangement of the figures in a row and their rigid postures reflect Mesopotamian tradition rather than Greek influence."--Porada, CANES, p. 104
Captive led by warrior who faces second, neeling captive and enemy soldier whom he is spearing -- In field, Aramaic inscription.