Bactrian Bronze Seal Stamp with Cross Motif

GBP 95.00

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Object Description

A fine Western Asiatic Bactrian bronze seal stamp featuring a central cross motif modelled inside a radiating circle featuring twelve shorter arms. The lug handle attached in the centre on the reverse is missing the central section, it would have originally been used for suspension. Earthly encrustation and dark green patination to the surface.

Date: Circa 2nd Millennium BC

Object Literature

For a similar item, The British Museum, item number 1993,0129.3

Object Condition

Fine. Some green and brown patination remain on the surface.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:5.2 x centimeters

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
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