13 June 2000
A GRAECO-PERSIAN CHALCEDONY CYLINDER SEAL
circa 5th-4th century b.c
Engraved with a horse galloping to the right
16 in. (2.7 cm) high
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Arts de l'ancien Iran, no. 302.
Arts de l'ancien Iran, Museé Borély, Marseilles, 1975.
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