29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
AN ACHAEMENID CHALCEDONY CYLINDER SEAL
CIRCA 5TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
With a striding figure of a sphinx, a stylized plant in front, on groundline
1 in. (2.5 cm.) high
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