Superb Mesopotamian Jemdet Nasr cylinder seal - gem!!
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1190230
Superb style Mesopotamian cylinder seal, dating to the Jemdet Nasr period, 3100-2900 BC.
The seal is carved with a row of squating figures seated on low podiums with their arms raised, very good style carving for the period!.
Carved in beautyful greenstone.
Size: c. 17 x 17 mm.
Condition: Superb - high relief imprint.
Ex Hirsch 286 / Old U.S. private Collection