Neo-Assyrian Carnelian Cylinder Seal

 

Neo-Assyrian Carnelian Cylinder Seal

An ancient Neo-Assyrian carnelian cylinder seal with a griffin pursuing an ostrich with a small fish between, in the field above are a crescent, star, circle, and cross hatch pattern.

Ca. 950-700 BC.
Height: 3/4 in. (2.0 cm).
Intact.

Formerly in a California private collection, 1980's or earlier.

Inv#: 5910

$3,000

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