Neo-Assyrian Faience Cylinder Seal
An ancient Neo-Assyrian light green faience cylinder seal with a scene of large fowl with bearded human heads, stars above.
Ca. 950-700 BC.
cf.: D. Collon, First Impressions, Cylinder Seals in the Ancient Near East, (Chicago, 1987), nos. 354; B. Teissier, Ancient Near Eastern Seals from the Marcopoli Collection, (Los Angeles, 1984), nos. 177-184.
Formerly in a California private collection, 1980's or earlier.