Bactrian Bronze Snake Stamp Seal

GBP 195.00

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Object Description

A Western Asiatic Bactrian stamp seal moulded from bronze. The seal features an open work design displaying two snake heads facing each other. The design is mirrored with a band of shapes in between creating a symmetrical pattern. The reverse is unworked with the exception of a loop for suspension.

Accompanied with a paper description signed by Professor W. G. Lambert, the famous Assyriologist.

Date: Circa 2300 – 2000 BC

Object Condition

Fine condition, green patination and earthly encrustation covers the surface.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:3.7 x x D:4.0 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

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
St James

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