A superb cylinder seal carved in an exceptional carnelian stone, depicting a great god seated on a throne, in front of the throne stands two worshippers, behind the throne theere's a clear Cuneiform inscription in a square, a Goat and more cuneiform i ...click for details
A superb cylinder seal carved in an exceptional carnelian stone, depicting a great god seated on a throne, with demi-gods and a goat and a flying animal below. A smaller figure flying in mid-air or is standing on the back of the winged beast. Lots of symbols in the field. ...click for details
AN IMPORTANT VERY ATTRACTIVE CYLINDER SEAL, LIKELY SYRIAN OR BACTRIAN, 2ND. MILLENIUM BC.
A massive seal carved in a wonderful hard black stone in a fine provincial style and most likely Syrian, judging from both style and patina. The seal depicts heads and animals (likely rabbits) divided by space seperators and some grains. ...click for details
An outstanding massive cylinder seal in black Serpentinite, Mesopotamia, dating to Arkkadian Empire, c. 2500-2300 BC.
The Akkadian Empire was an ancient Semitic empire centered in the city of Akkad and its surrounding region in ancient Mesopotamia which united all the indigenous Akkadian speaking Semites and the Sumerian speakers under on ...click for details