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FOUR SASANIAN STONE RINGSTONES
This lot is offered without reserve. PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ELIAS S. DAVID
FOUR SASANIAN STONE RINGSTONES

CIRCA 5TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.

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FOUR SASANIAN STONE RINGSTONES
CIRCA 5TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.
Including three of garnet, one with a feline moving left with a Pahlavi inscription above, reading, "Increase;" one with a pheasant, and one with two birds; and one of lapis lazuli with a lion attacking a zebu
Largest: ½ in. (8 cm.) wide
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with Elias S. David (1891-1969), New York; thence by descent.
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