Lot 254: A Sasanian stamp seal and ring stone
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A Sasanian stamp seal and ring stone, c. 3rd 6th Century AD, the first a stamp seal in banded agate depicting quadrupeds, hand pierced for suspension, (19 x 12mm). The second is a large Sasanian carnelian ring stone depicting a winged horned antelope, crescent above hind, star before. L: 1 in (2.5cm). Ex North Carolina private collection.
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