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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1379248
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$135.00
Large Anatolian or Mesopotamian Gable seal, Halaf-Ubaid ca. 5000-4000 BC.

Interesting seal in high reliaf engraved with 8 dots in two rows of 4.

Size: 29-30 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 #1379247
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$150.00
A rare and beautiful Scarab seal, Neo-Assyrian or Neo-Babylonian, provinsial style of the Levante, ca. 800-700 BC.

Interesting scarab engraved with a well-known motif of the King and Lion or beast standing on it's hind-legs.

Size: ca. 15 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 #1377697
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$350.00
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A nice massive Mesopotamian seal, carved in marble, Early Dynastic period III, ca. 2600–2350 B.C

The seal carved with a fighting scene with Bull men and other animal headed creatures.

Size: 17 mm. thick and ca. 26 mm. tall.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1377695
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$295.00
An interesting Babylonian cylinder seal, likly dating to the early-mid 2nd. millenium BC.

The seal engraved with a worshipper, standing before a fire-alter with his hands raised and perhaps holding something.

Size: 2,1 cm. tall.

Ex. Old German private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1377694
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$375.00
A rare cylinder seal with the carving of a procession of 4 figures, Syrian, (2nd. Syrian group of cylinders), dating to the mid 2nd. millenium BC.

The seal very attractive with a fine provincial carving, the figures have tools or weapons in hand and there's a variety of other elements carved in the fields.

Size: 23 mm. tall and ca. 9 mm. thick.

Condition: Choice, some smooth wear.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1377591
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A beautyful middle Assyrian cylinder seal, dating c. 1400-1200 BC.

The cylinder seal is carved with the image of Pazuzu, a Hero / Demi-god of the time, depicted as a winged beast with bearded human head. In green faiance

Size: mm.

Condition: Choice, intact, some wear.

Ex. German private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1377586
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Scarce Neo-babylonian Agate Duck weight seal, made in the Sumerian period in 3rd. mill. BC. as a weight, later re-used as a seal by the late babylonians in the 1st. mill. BC.

Finely coloured agate stone, engraved with a symbolic design.

Size: ca. 25 mm.

Condition: Choice, finely crackled surface here and there.

Ex German Private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376802
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$175.00
A very good larger stamp seal with Multipartite Rosette, Halaf-Ubaid period 5th.-4th. millenium BC or slightly later.

Interesting seal that dates to the Neolithic period of Northern Mesopotamia / Northern Levante.

Size: 25 mm., finely carved in a greenish black stone.

Condition: Choice, with smooth wear.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376798
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$150.00
A scarce and beautiful seal carved in polished in fine red stone, Anatolian / North Mesopotamian style, Halaf-Ubaid period, ca. 5th.-4th. mill. BC.

A fine Hemispheric seal of the Neolithic period, pierced for suspension and carved with a sun symbol on the round base.

Size: ca. 18-20 mm. wide.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376784
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$75.00
A nice little amulet of an animal, perhaps a bear, with a loop behind the head, Anatolian or Mesopotamian, 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

Size: 22 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 #1376783
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An attractive amulet showing the outline of female genitals, Anatolia / Mesopotamian, 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

The amulet made in the neolithic period, perhaps provided more children or better havesting in antiquity.

On the back a loop that was worn through at some points, so this amulet was extensively used.

Size: 3,6 cm. high and 3,2 cm. wide.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376448
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$550.00
A superb necklace made of spherical and disc-shaped beads of red cornelian and a central pendant in form of an imitation of a stater from Tarsos, Northern Levante / Northern Mesopotamia, 3rd millenium B.C.

70 ancient Carnelian beads were carefully selected to form this beautiful necklace, all glossy and in a nice array of orange-red colours.

Size: ca. 49,5 cm. in a single row and with the pendant as extra, diameter 33 mm.

It's fully wearable with a fine modern sil...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376442
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$135.00
A very nice prism-shaped stamp seal, Neo-Babylonian, ca. 8th.-6th. century BC.

The seal with a sharp symbolic engraving.

Size: 17-18 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 #1376437
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$225.00
A very good large stamp seal with Multipartite Rosette, Halaf period 6th.-4th. millenium BC.

Interesting seal that dates to the Neolithic period of Nothern Mesopotamia / Northern Levante. Size: 28 mm. in diameter - a massive seal, finely carved in a greenish black stone.

Condition: Choice, with fine smooth wear.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376360
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$595.00
Exceptional Syrian or Capadocian cylinder seal, 2nd. mill. BC.

The seal with a particularly vivid and detailed display of two pairs of figures with royal helmets, one seated. Between them they seem to hold a large vessel for wine or other liquids and a sort of tripod dish with food.

Size: 23 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1376198
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$695.00
A rare and interesting inscribed clay tablet, Cuneiform inscription and imprint of a cylinder seal, Neo-Sumerian, ca. 2000 BC.

This Ur III administrative text records in Sumerian cuneiform, it's so far untranslated and was issued at Umma.

The tablet also shows an imprint of figures from a cylinder seal, thus quite scarce.

Size: 44 mm. long and 37 mm. wide.

Condition: Nice and intact, with some old laquer or glace.

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., N...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376044
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$225.00
An interesting massive stamp seal with pierced handle and engraved with Criss-Criss design, dating to the 6th. mill. BC.

The seal carved in attractive black Serpentine, intact and choice, very smooth and delicious in hand.

Size: 34 mm. long and rather heavy!

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376042
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$150.00
A fine seal made in blue glass, made to look like Lapis Lazuli, Neo-Babylonian, likely provincial, 8th.-6th. century BC.

The seal engraved with a typical motif for the period: the great King or Hero fighting a Lion holding a sword.

Size: 19 mm.

Condition: Choice and basicall intact with a few minor chips to the sides.

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