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Syrian cylinder seal, exceptional engraving of heads!

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1190674

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Frederiksberg
Copenhagen
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Syrian cylinder seal, exceptional engraving of heads!
A superbly engraved Hematite cylinder seal of Assyrian period Syria, c. mid 2nd. mill. BC or slightly later.

The seal is engraved with two rows of human heads and one row of birds. The engravings are extremely sharp without the weak spots that the roll-out indicates

Size: c. 19-20 mm.

Condition: Superb! Exceptionally sharp engraving and beautyful stone with a fine patina.


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