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    antiquities: western asia

    Showing items 1 - 25 of 28
    • White Stone Stamp Seal

      White Stone Stamp Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 4 cm long, 3 cm wide This white stone seal stamp depicts a stylized insect or crustacean. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £301.73

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    • Tiny Cylinder Seal from Iraq

      Tiny Cylinder Seal from Iraq

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 1.8 cm high This tiny cylinder seal depicting what seems an offering by worshippers, perhaps of the stag, to a god. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £313.04

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    • Afghanistan Green Stone Cylinder Seal

      Afghanistan Green Stone Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan Green stone cylinder seal with images of a bird and mythical creature. 3,5 cm high If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £313.04

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    • Green Stone Cylinder Seal

      Green Stone Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 3 cm high On this seal are two scenes. Above is a beast man, below confronting stags The representation above may be Enkidu, a legendary hero who appeared in Sumerian epics which are also found in...

      £286.64

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    • Lapis Lazuli Cylinder Seal

      Lapis Lazuli Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 2.8 cm high This lapis lazuli cylinder seal depicts Gilmagesh and the lion. Gilmagesh is a legendary being present in the epic tales of ancient Mesopotimia. He is tall, handsome and strong. Here he...

      £396.02

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    • Cylinder Seal Depicting Confronting Stags

      Cylinder Seal Depicting Confronting Stags

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 2cm high Stags, and other powerful beasts, could be linked with certain gods whose qualities they shared. The stag, rather than being the actual god, was a beast that shared the qualities of a...

      £313.04

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    • White Chalcedony Cylinder Seal

      White Chalcedony Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 2.5 cm. high This cylinder seal depicts worshippers in the presence of the god Enki, the Sumerian god of water, knowledge, mischief, crafts, and creation. He is also one of the Anunnaki, a group of gods...

      £339.44

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    • Hematite Cylinder Seal

      Hematite Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 3 cm high Hematite cylinder seal depicting men and ibex or stag. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £313.04

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    • Cylinder Seal Depicting an Offering by a Worshiper

      Cylinder Seal Depicting an Offering by a Worshiper

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 3 cm high Cylinder seal with worshiper with an animal offering before a seated deity. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £452.59

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    • Red Stone Cylinder Seal

      Red Stone Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 3 cm high Red stone cylinder seal depicting hunters and stags. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £339.44

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    • Hematite Cylinder Seal

      Hematite Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Iraq 2.5 cm high This seal bears the image of confronting ibex, considered a sacred beast in ancient Mesopotamia. If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £339.44

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    • Chalcedony Stamp Seal

      Chalcedony Stamp Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 2 cm high, 2.5 cm long An image of an official. Possibly Sasannian If there is interest, I will provide other details/information available prior to purchase.

      £226.30

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    • A Pyramid Chalcedony Stamp Seal

      A Pyramid Chalcedony Stamp Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2.5 cm high 3 cm across base A stamp seal for an official. Appears this may be a worshipper approaching a sacred place. Purchased from a dealer in Afghanistan between 2011-2014 when I was assigned...

      £226.30

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    • Agate Stamp Seal

      Agate Stamp Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2 cm high 3 cm at the stamp surface An agate stamp seal carved in the shape of a cone (one style used during the Achaemenid period). The base of the seal is engraved with...

      £226.30

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    • Agate Seal Stamp for An Official

      Agate Seal Stamp for An Official

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2 x 3 cm A Sasanian agate seal stamp with an impression of a royal or aristocrat. Purchased from a dealer in Afghanistan between 2011-2014 when I was assigned to work at the NATO base...

      £226.30

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    • Cylinder Seal of Master of Animals

      Cylinder Seal of Master of Animals

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      3 cm high A steatite cylinder seal. At center between contesting beasts is the Master of Animals or Lord of Animals. This is a common motif on seals from the Near East. The confronting beasts...

      £339.44

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    • Cylinder Seal of an Offering to the God Enki

      Cylinder Seal of an Offering to the God Enki

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2.5 cm long A small black chlorite cylinder seal, depicting hunters and probably an offering of a goat to Enki, a Sumerian diety, Enki. Enki is the god of water, knowledge, mischief, crafts, and creation (nudimmud), and one...

      £339.44

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    • Cylinder Seal Featuring Adad, the Storm God

      Cylinder Seal Featuring Adad, the Storm God

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2.5 cm long This cylinder seal is carved of green chalcedony stone and may be Assyrian. The bearded figure may be the storm god Adad, associated with divination and justice. As is the common method...

      £396.02

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    • Cylinder Seal Referencing Legend of Gilmagesh

      Cylinder Seal Referencing Legend of Gilmagesh

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      3 cm long A small black chlorite cylinder seal a struggle between a man and a beast. This presentation is common and refers to the epic story of Gilmagesh. Gilgamesh was a king of Uruk,...

      £339.44

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    • Cylinder Seal with God Enki

      Cylinder Seal with God Enki

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      2.5 cm long A small black chlorite cylinder seal, depicting a man knelling before a seated figure who is the Sumerian diety, Enki. Enki is the god of water, knowledge, mischief, crafts, and creation (nudimmud), and one of...

      £320.59

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    • Cylinder Seal Referencing Legend of Gilmagesh

      Cylinder Seal Referencing Legend of Gilmagesh

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      3 cm long This is a small black chlorite cylinder seal pairs of contesting figures, one a man and the other a fantastic beast. This presentation is common and refers to the epic story of...

      £313.04

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    • A Sassanian Crystal Cylinder Seal

      A Sassanian Crystal Cylinder Seal

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      4 cm long A Sassanian crystal cylinder seal. The standing figure clasps the tails of two creatures in the “master of animals” posture. This is a common motif in cylinder seal art and widespread in...

      £339.44

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    • Scythian Repousse Gold Plate Gryphon

      Scythian Repousse Gold Plate Gryphon

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 5 x 4 cm Gold plaque in repousse work, showing the profile of a gryphon. Holes along the borders for attachment, probably to an article of clothing for an aristocrat. The gryphon is a legendary creature with the...

      £467.68

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    • A Grey Schist Figure of a Holy Man Upon a Beast

      A Grey Schist Figure of a Holy Man Upon a Beast

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 6 cm high 3 cm length The figure is carved from grey schist stone and was almost certainly a part of a larger piece. It would likely have been for the temple, Buddhist or...

      £188.58

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    • A Grey Schist Figure of a Holy Man Upon a Beast

      A Grey Schist Figure of a Holy Man Upon a Beast

      mitch, fresh meadows, united states

      Afghanistan 6 cm high 3 cm length The figure is carved from grey schist stone and was almost certainly a part of a larger piece. It would likely have been for the temple, Buddhist or...

      £188.58

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