Interesting very tall cone-shaped seal, West-Mesopotamian, probably Halaf-Ubaid, c. 6th.-5th. mill. BC.
The seal is engraved with a beautiful symethric and sharp grit-pattern in a redish brown sandstone.
Size: 35 mm. tall and 12 mm. wide.
Condition: Good Very fine.
This seal comes with hard impression.
Provenance: Gustav Oberländer (1926-2012), Oberländer aquired his massive and important collection between 1985 - 2000s, bought at reputable dealers and from old collections. Gustav Oberländer specialized in early stamp seals from the pre-historic and Dynastic civilizations in the Near East / Mesopotamia, Anatolia and Bactrian.