Old Babylonian Haematite Cylinder Seal

GBP 450.00

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Object Description

A fine Old Babylonian cylinder seal produced from haematite. The scene features three figures, one possibly a fertility goddess with her hands clasped at her chest. To the left is a male figure, facing the opposite way, with his arm raised to his chest. Facing him is a robed figure with one hand also raised, displaying qualities of a worshiper. The cylinder seal is pierced vertically for suspension.

Date: Circa 1894–1595 BC

Object Condition

Very fine condition

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:0.7 x H:1.7 centimeters

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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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