A rare and very large Early Dynastic II cylinder seal featuring a man holding dagger fighting with two lions, from Iran or the Northern Mesopotamian region of the Middle East, dating to 28th-27th century BC. In very good condition. The high-quality baked impression is also included.
The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner.
Purchased by the current owner from Switzerland auction H.A. in 2020, ex-Swiss private collection.
Previous owner: Documentation at auction H.A.
The seller can prove that the lot was obtained legally, provenance statement seen by Catawiki.
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Shipment: Post NL
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NOTE: THIS item CANNOT BE SENT TO THE USA DUE TO OVER COMPLICATED IMPORT REGULATIONS. USA BIDDERS PLEASE DO NOT BID.
- Number of objects
- Early Dynastic II Cylinder Seal
- 30×19.5×20.5 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- c. 28th-27th century BC
- Middle East
- Good Condition, See Photo