A beautiful stamp seal of the button shape with a ridge at the side and central perforation, carved in orange stone, Northern Levantine, Late Neolithic period, 6th.-5th. millenium BC.
Size: 18 x 15 mm.
Condition: Near extremely fine for the type.
A rare seal with a particularly delicate engraving!
This seal comes with hard impression and original ID-card from below collection, see pictures.
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.