Lot 2263: Western Asiatic Neo-Hittite Stamp Seal with Animals
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8th-7th century BC. A carved oval hematite stamp seal with a design of a winged sun disk, a pair of vultures, a lion and a bull; plain reverse, pierced. Cf. The British Museum, Accession Number 1881,1206.6. 5.18 grams, 19mm (3/4"). From a North London collection; formerly in the Rihani family collection, formed 1970-1980s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.