Lot 2285: Western Asiatic Achaemenid Stamp Seal Group
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 6th-4th century BC. A group of two stamp seal matrices comprising: one D-shaped chalcedony in profile with geometric design carved and drilled; one a banded agate fragment, intaglio design of a bearded human with arm extended grasping the horn of an ibex. 19 grams total, 15-26mm (1/2 - 1"). Private collection, London, UK; formerly with Persepolis Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK; in the 1980s. 
Condition Report: Fine condition.