Lot 2420: Western Asiatic Five-Sided Pendant Seal
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd millennium BC. A hammer-handled haematite stamp seal with pierced suspension bulb, five intaglio designs comprising a zebu with fronds, a standing zebu, a regardant horse, a profile bust, a scorpion to the underside. Cf. Collon, D. Near Eastern Seals, London, 1990, item 37 for type. 21 grams, 29mm (1 /4"). Ex Swiss collection; acquired 1990s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.