London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A NEO-ASSYRIAN BLACK STONE CYLINDER SEAL
CIRCA 900-750 B.C.
Showing a chariot drawn by two horses with decorative harnesses, with an archer taking aim from the chariot at a gazelle, a male figure lying under the chariot close to a rhomb, a star, crescent and the Pleiades above
1½ in. (3.8 cm.) high
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