Bactriano Bronce Sello de lacre

Descripción
Bactriano Bronce Sello de lacre
Circa 3rd Century BC

A bow-shaped Bactrian bronze stamp seal, featuring a simple but beautiful openwork design. The seal stamp features two triangular components with a central bar connecting them, forming an overall bow-shape. Please note there is a breakage at the centre of the stamp.

Bactria or (Bactriana) was the name of a historical region in central Asia. Several important trade routes from India and China passed through Bactria from the Bronze Age onwards, which allowed for the accumulation of vast wealth by the predominantly nomadic population.

Measurements: circa 5cm length, 3.2cm height

Provenance: Ex private collection, SM, London, acquired 1970-2000s

Detalles del lote
Cultura
Bactriano
Material
Bronce
Objeto
Sello de lacre
Siglo / marco temporal
Circa 3rd Century BC
Estado
Daños
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