Lot 2271: Western Asiatic Old Babylonian Period Cylinder Seal with Figures
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 18th-17th century BC. A carved haematite cylinder seal with a motif of a central seated deity wearing long dress and very tall hat with attendants gathered behind his throne, a standing female standing in front of him. See Collon, D. First Impressions. Cylinder Seals in the Ancient Near East, London, 2005, items 214-218. 2.93 grams, 17mm (3/4"). From a North London collection; formerly in the Rihani family collection, formed 1970-1980s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.