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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1398199
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A fine larger serpentinite rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16TH - 12TH century BC.

An interesting seal with the image of two tall figures and the storm goat and sundisc. Pierced for suspension.

Size: 25 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice, fine patina.

Old German Collection, since 1986.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1398129
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$375.00
High quality and massive stamp seal, Parthian-Early Sassanian, 1st.-4th. century AD.

The seal carved and polished in a particularly fine Blue Agate, a rare stone in this fine colour. Hemispheric form, horisontically drilled, the motif a winged and human headed Bull reclining on a structure with what looks like writing above(?).

Size: 26 mm. in diameter and 15,83 grams.

Condition: Superb, exceptional with fine ancient wear. Old German Collection, since 1986.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1397864
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A SUMERIAN MARBLE STONE CYLINDER SEAL, EARLY DYNASTIC IIIA PERIOD, CIRCA 2600-2500 B.C.

With a contest scene og Heros, bulls and a small dwarf-like mythological figure.

A huge seal with a particularly fine angraving.

Size: 4,3 cm. tall and 2,5 cm. thick.

Condition: Choice and intact, with traces of corrosion, cleaned.

Ex. A German doctors collection, aquired in the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1397860
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A massive and important Cylinder seal in brown stone, perhaps Jaspis, Middle Assyrian period, Elamite style, ca. 14th. century BC.

The seal exceptional in quality, made in a style typical for the Elamites and with the peculiar drilling in the top only. The original bronze ring still inserted in the top, the bottom engraved with an animal.

The seal itself with the Tree of life and a Pazuzu bird symbol above...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1392126
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$550.00
An exceptional quality large Almandine Lion pendant set in an authentic Almandine necklace, 1st. millenium BC.

The amulet / pendant is surely from the Achaemenid Empire, approx 8th.-6th. century BC.

Secured with a later collar of gold granulation, within a restrung necklace of garnet beads with spherical carnelian ends; modern clasp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388198
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$225.00
A nice collection of ancient Beads, as a smaller necklace, Ancient Near East, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

It consists of a few larger Carnelian and agate beads, barrel-shaped and round, and also a larger group of smaller tubular beads.

Size: 23 cm. in double and 47 in a single row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388004
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$375.00
An exceptional collection of rare faceted and tubular Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd.-1st. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful faceted and tubular beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 41 cm. in a single row, 20,5 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388003
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$350.00
An exceptional and rare collection of Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful flat and some fewer hemispheric beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 46 cm. in a single row, 23 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1387101
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$650.00
An exceptional and rare collection of layered Agate beads, stringed as a Necklace, Greco-persian period, Western Asia, 500-200 BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful agate beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 48-49 cm. in a single row, 24 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, only one bead with a chip, othervise a perfect selection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385414
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$95.00
Nice and scarce Button stamp seal, Anatolian, ca. 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

The seal in choice condition and engraved with a double Swastika symbol, a Sun symbol in antiquity.

Size: 11 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385410
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$650.00
A superb and beautiful lot of no less than 5 genuine and 100% guaranteed authentic ancient Cylinder seals, all from Mesopotamia, dating ca. 2400-1800 BC.

In the group an awesome style presentation scene Cylinder (ca. 2100-1900 BC), a worned Akkadian Cylinder in white stone (ca. 2400-2200 BC), a primitive Cylinder, early 2nd. mill...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385202
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$150.00
A nice seal in glossy red stone, Babylonian, 2nd. mill. BC.

The seal engraved with a presentation scene.

Size: 16 mm.

Condition: Very fine, intact with some even wear.

Ex. US collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385200
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$85.00
A scarce larger stamp seal in beautiful red stone, Levantine, 2nd. mill. BC.

A very attractive stone, finely patinated and engraved on the base with a figure.

Size: ca. 19 x 20 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385197
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A pair of nice black stone rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16TH - 12TH century BC.

Anatolian versions of the Babylonian Cylinder seals, where the sides are engraved with a figures and symbols incl. a Star.

Size: ca. 20 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385110
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Interesting Sassanian ring seal (Intaglio) in black stone, 2nd.-6th. century AD.

A finely carved Oval intaglio, inspired by Romans and Greeks, but with a distinctively Persian / Sassanian design with the Ibex or Ram with an ornament below and a star above.

Size: 15 mm. long.

Condition: Superb.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385107
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$295.00
A rare and interesting Cylinder seal in black stone, likely Serpentinite, Neo-Babylonian, ca. 800-600 BC

the seal carved with the image of the Great king standing with a Scimitar or Sicle sword in his right hand in front of a high doomed Alter.

This depiction is rather common on stamp seals but scarce and attractive on a cylinder! In this period stamp seals were mainly used, while Cylinders were being fased out.

Size: 16-17 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384834
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$100.00
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A fine pair of Sassanian Stamp Seals in orange Carnelian and a greyish Agate, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

Fine domed seal and a prism shaped seal, both carved with fine representations of animals.

Size: 16 mm and 11 mm. in diameter.

Condition: Choice! Nice patina.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1380667
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$125.00
A pair of beautiful Stamp seals carved and finely polished in red Jasper stone, one likely 6th.-4th. millenium BC, the other with handle and later, perhaps ca. 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

Both seals attractive and engraved with patterns of dots on the base.

Size: Both 12-13 mm. in diameter.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.