A black and green limestone cylinder seal with various animals. The design shows a contest scene of two horned domestic animals being attacked by a lion each, the four being arranged symmetrically, and done in linear cutting. Comes with description and dating by Professor W.G. Lambert of the Birmingham University U.K.
Size: 1.5 cm L - 5/8 inches
Culture: Akkadian, c. 23rd Century B.C.
Display stand included
Provenance: From an important collection of seals formed in the late 1970s and early 1980s, the property of a London gentleman.
The seller guarantees that this item has been legally acquired & will be legally exported, related documents seen by Catawiki.
This item do not need an export licence within the EU.
The seller will inform the buyer if it needs a UK export licence outside the EU
Worldwide shipping by Registered Mail.
Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity
- Sceau de cylindre avec scène de concours
- Siècle/ Période
- c. 23rd Century B.C
- Bon état, voir la photo