12 June 2002
THE SURENA COLLECTION OF ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN CYLINDER SEALS
A MIDDLE ASSYRIAN CHALCEDONY CYLINDER SEAL
Circa 1300-1100 B.C.
With a rearing lion attacking an ibex with its head turned back, a crooked tree with an almost horizontal trunk to the right, a winged solar disk above
44.5 x 28 mm
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Probably from northwestern Iran under strong Middle Assyrian influence.
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