This Persian glass seal is cone-shaped with a hole for a string and a base that is decorated with a depiction of an eagle. Persian seals correspond in type and use to Mesopotamian seals. In this case it is an amulet pendant that could also be used as a seal.
Provenance: Archaeological Center, Israel, 2006
Previous owner: Documentation at Archaeological Center.
Export authorization from the Israel Antiquities Authority No. 2918 with date 20/04/2006
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- seal, 1,6 x 1,3 cm
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 600-400 BC