Syrian Black Stone Cylinder Seal
An ancient Syrian black stone cylinder seal with a herd of Persian deer moving to the left, the stags with prominent horns.
Ca. 1500-1200 BC.
cf.: B. Teissier, Ancient Near Eastern Seals from the Marcopoli Collection, (Los Angeles, 1984), nos. 665-666.
Formerly in a California private collection, 1980's or earlier.